By Team

MIAMI (CBSMiami) – All lanes of the Turnpike in Northwest Miami-Dade are back open following a nasty crash involving a tractor-trailer and three other vehicles.

It happened in the southbound lanes near NW 106th Street early Wednesday morning.

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The impact of the crash sent the tractor-trailer off the roadway and onto the embankment where it overturned. The three vehicles hit also rolled over.

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The driver of the big rig, who was trapped in the cab, was freed by Miami-Dade Fire Rescue and airlifted to the Ryder Trauma Center in critical condition.

Several other people suffered non-life-threatening injuries.

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The crash scene backed up traffic for miles. Team