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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

Deadly crash on the Turnpike in Homestead. (Source: CBS4)

2 Killed In Turnpike Crash In Homestead

Two people were killed Thursday night in a rollover crash on Florida’s Turnpike in Homestead while two others were hospitalized.

CBS Miami–08/23/2013

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Tolls Rates Rise On Turnpike, Other State Toll Roads

If you drive the Turnpike or take the Sawgrass Expressway,┬áit’s going to cost you more as tolls were raised on Monday several state toll roads.

CBS Miami–07/01/2013

I-595 Construction  (Source: !-595.com)

Crews To Demolish Old Turnpike Bridge This Weekend

Drivers on the Florida Turnpike will experience delays and detours this weekend as they travel through the Davie area.

04/04/2013

3 suspects bailout out of a car following a police chase. (Source: CBS4)

High-Speed Chase Of Burglary Suspects Ends In Miami Gardens

A burglary in Collier County led law enforcement on a chase through Broward County and into Miami-Dade County Tuesday evening. The high-speed chase reached speeds of more than 90 miles per hour at times.

CBS Miami–03/19/2013

MIAMI - Firefighters work to extinguish the flames from a semi-truck that caught fire after an accident on I-95 on 2/28/13.  (Source: CBS4)

Fiery Accident Jams Turnpike Near Golden Glades

A two-car accident involving a truck and an 18-wheeler on the Florida Turnpike sent flames shooting into the air after both vehicles caught fire.

CBS Miami–02/28/2013

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