Fiery Wreck on Florida Turnpike Leads to Delays

Crash on Turnpike near I-75 leads to backups

A fiery wreck involving a car and a dump truck snarled traffic on the Florida Turnpike in Miami-Dade County early Wednesday.

The crash happened around 6:30 a.m. in the northbound lanes of the Turnpike near I-75.

Footage showed the car on fire and smashed into the back of the dump truck.

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Florida Highway Patrol spokesman Sgt. Mark Wysocky said neither driver was injured.

Firefighters responded and were able to put the blaze out. The crash caused traffic delays for miles.

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