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Dash Cam Video Shows Officers Nearly Run Over During Traffic Stop

Dramatic dash cam video released Friday shows a close call involving an FHP trooper, a plain-clothes officer and a driver who didn’t want to listen.

07/18/2014

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Steering You Right Through S. Florida Road Construction

The exit ramp from westbound State Road 112 to NW 36th Street will be closed each night this week until Sunday from 9 p.m. to 5:30 a.m., use Le Jeune Road instead.

07/01/2014

Source: CBS4

Steering You Right: Closures On Palmetto, Dolphin Expressways

The eastbound Dolphin Expressway ramp to the Palmetto Expressway northbound will be closed Tuesday and Wednesday from 11 p.m. to 5 a.m.

06/10/2014

(Source: AP)

Steering You Right: SR 112, I-595 Closures

Traffic trouble never seems to end on South Florida roads and this week is no different.

CBS4–05/28/2014

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Steering You Right: Overnight Ramp Closures This Week

This week, construction will close ramps in both counties as well as a Broward bridge.

05/13/2014

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Steering You Right: Nightly Lane Closures On I-95

Drivers who use the Don Shula Expressway need to be aware of a ramp closure this week. The southbound State Road 874 exit ramp to Kendall Drive will be closed every night from 9 p.m. to 5:30 a.m. every evening until Saturday.

04/01/2014

Tractor trailer carrying hydrogen tanks over turned on southbound Turnpike exit ramp to Coconut Creek Parkway.  (Source: CBS4)

Southbound Turnpike Reopened, Coconut Creek Exit Closed Due To Overturned Trailer

Southbound traffic on the Florida Turnpike in Pompano Beach has been temporarily brought to a halt after a tanker trailer truck carrying hazardous materials overturned.

03/25/2014

A veteran threatening to hurt himself straddles a guardrail in the I-595/Turnpike interchange.  (Source: CBS4)

ICE: Vet Who Threatened To Kill Himself Had Extensive Criminal Background

A military veteran who threatened to hurt himself Monday and brought traffic to a halt in the I-595/Turnpike interchange, was set for deportation proceedings due to an extensive criminal background.

11/12/2013

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Woman Killed, Man Injured In Cat Rescue Attempt On Turnpike

A Boynton Beach woman was killed and a man from Tequesta was injured when he tried to save a cat on the side of the Turnpike.

CBS4–09/24/2013

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Lane Closures Nightly This Week On Turnpike In Broward

If you take Florida’s Turnpike between Sunrise Boulevard and I-595, you will be inconvenienced this week for the installation of an overhead sign.

CBS Miami–09/24/2013

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