By Team

MIAMI (CBSMiami) – One man was killed in a deadly wrong way crash early Thursday morning on the Gratigny Parkway.

It happened just before 5:30 a.m. on the southbound ramp to State Road 826/Palmetto Expressway.

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The Florida Highway Patrol said a tractor trailer, heading westbound on the Gratigny Parkway, exited onto the southbound ramp to the Palmetto Expressway when it slammed into a red Dodge pickup truck that was heading in the wrong direction.

“This guy is coming the wrong way, and I mean I see it, but it was coming too fast,” said Johnny Cuba, the driver of the tractor trailer.

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Cuba said as exited onto the ramp, he saw headlights coming at him.

“Immediately I tried to not crash. I turned to the side but no, we crashed,” he said.

The driver of the pickup truck was killed, Cuba was not harmed.

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An investigation is underway into how the driver of the pickup truck ended up going the wrong way on the ramp. Team