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MIAMI (CBSMiami) — One person is dead after a bad accident on I-95 Friday afternoon.

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The accident occurred around 4 p.m., on the northbound lanes near 79th Street.

Florida Highway Patrol was at the scene where a number of vehicles could be seen.

Authorities believe four cars were involved in the crash.

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No one else was injured.

Traffic was backed up for miles due to closures in the area as troopers investigated the crash. Click here for the latest traffic information.

The cause of the crash is under investigation.

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