18-Wheeler Removed After Being Wedged Underneath I-395 Overpass in Overtown

Streets in Overtown were closed off Wednesday night after an 18-wheeler became stuck underneath an Interstate 395 overpass.

The accident happened just before 10 p.m., according to Miami police. The driver was traveling westbound on NW 14th Street when the 18-wheeler became wedged underneath the eastbound 395 overpass. He was not hurt.

NW 14th Street between 1st and 3rd Avenue was temporarily closed Wednesday night as officials worked to remove the truck.

City officials say they needed to shut down 395 to check for structural damage, but it was reopened overnight.

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