*UPDATE: As of 1 p.m., two general purpose lanes and an express lane were re-opened.READ MORE: South Florida Caravan Heads To DC To Ask US Government To End Cuba’s Communist Regime
MIAMI (CBSMiami) – All southbound lanes of I-95 near the county line are closed to traffic as crews remove fuel from an overturned tanker truck.
The truck rolled over near Ives Dairy Road in the early morning hours, spilling its load of fuel over the road.READ MORE: Historic Little Havana House Goes Up In Flames
Three lanes of the highway were shut down as crews cleaned up the fuel on the road.
Around 7 a.m., several lanes were re-opened but the damage was done. A traffic back up extended for miles, drivers were asked to avoid the area if possible.MORE NEWS: Miami PD Finds Burnt Body After Responding To Fire On Railroad Tracks
When deemed safe, wreckers will right the truck and remove it from the shoulder.