TAMPA, FL – A deadly crash involving at least three vehicles has closed the southbound lanes of I-75 in Tampa near Bruce B. Downs Boulevard this morning.
10 Tampa Bay reports that the incident happened around 8:24 a.m. and appears to have involved two cars and a truck
Authorities have not released many details except to say that at least one person has died from injuries sustained in the wreck.
Crews are diverting southbound traffic from I-75 to I-275. Motorists are encouraged to avoid the area and to seek alternate routes if at all possible, as lanes could remain closed for several hours.
Our team will work to update the blog if we learn more about additional injuries or how the crash happened.
A full investigation is underway.
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