By Team

MIAMI (CBS Miami) — One person is dead following a crash on northbound I-95 early Wednesday morning.

Florida Highway Patrol troopers responded to a single vehicle crash in the area of Ives Dairy Rd shortly after 4:30 a.m.

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According to FHP, a silver Mercedes Benz sedan was traveling north on I-95 near Ives Dairy Rd when the driver lost control, drove off of the roadway, and slammed into a tree.

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The driver, an adult male, died on the scene.

His passenger was transported to Aventura Hospital.

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All lanes of northbound I-95 between Ives Dairy Road and Hallandale Beach Boulevard were closed during the crash investigation. They were reopened shortly before 9 a.m. Team