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.READ MORE: COVID uptick being felt across South Florida as CDC recommends taking added precautions
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.READ MORE: Gov. Ron DeSantis to sign off on housing money
The driver, an adult male, died on the scene.
His passenger was transported to Aventura Hospital.MORE NEWS: Second Suspected Case Of Monkeypox In Broward Under Investigation
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.