Wrong Way Morning Crash on I-95 in Miami-Dade Kills One, Sends Worker to Hospital - NBC 6 South Florida

Wrong Way Morning Crash on I-95 in Miami-Dade Kills One, Sends Worker to Hospital

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    Deadly Wrong Way Crash Causes Traffic Nightmare

    NBC 6's Julia Bagg has more as officials try to figure out why the driver of that car was going to the wrong way before crashing into a construction truck.

    (Published Thursday, March 15, 2018)

    What to Know

    • FHP confirmed that one person was killed in the crash while a second person was rushed to Ryder Trauma Center.

    • Crews responded to the scene in the southbound express lanes of I-95 just past NW 62nd Street just after 2 a.m.

    • Officials say both express lanes were closed in the area due to construction at the time of the crash.

    An overnight wrong way crash in Miami-Dade killed one person and caused major traffic delays on one busy roadway.

    Crews responded to the scene in the southbound lanes of I-95 just past NW 62nd Street just after 2 a.m., where a black sedan crashed into a construction vehicle before hitting a concrete wall in the express lanes according to the Florida Highway Patrol.

    FHP confirmed that the driver of that car was going the wrong way and was killed in the crash while a construction worker was rushed to Ryder Trauma Center, where their condition is unknown. Officials say both express lanes were closed in the area due to construction at the time of the crash.

    All four general purpose lanes remained closed for several hours before two reopened just before 6 a.m.

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