Thousands of athletes are expected to attend the 2014 Life Time South Beach Triathlon on Sunday morning.
A former University of Miami player, killed when he crashed his car into the back of a tractor-trailer on the Macarthur Causeway last month was laid to rest on Saturday.
JoJo Nicolas, a former University of Miami football player, died Wednesday from injuries sustained in an early morning crash on the MacArthur Causeway Tuesday.
Miami Beach Police have confirmed to CBS4 that former UM football player JoJo Nicolas was critically injured in a car accident Tuesday morning on the MacArthur Causeway.
Thousand of thousands of runners took to the streets for the Life Time Miami marathon. “Sold out crowd of 25 thousand participants,” said General Manager and Race Director Javier Sanchez.
The Life Time Miami Marathon is just one day away and police are warning of road closures Sunday morning.
For those who use I-95, all south bound lanes will be closed off Thursday night just North of the I-195/SR-112 eastbound ramps.
Thousands of South Florida runners will lace-up for Sunday’s Miami Marathon and Half Marathon, but drivers in the area will have to practice patience.
If your travels take you to Miami Beach late Monday into Tuesday, there is a traffic situation you need to be aware of. At 10 p.m., one eastbound lane on I-395/MacArthur Causeway Bridge from 200 feet west of I-395 to Biscayne Boulevard off ramp will be closed followed with the full eastbound closure between 1 a.m. and 5 a.m.
If your travels take you take you to Miami Beach late Thursday into Friday, there is a traffic advisory you need to be aware of.