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First Alert Traffic: Crash on I-75 in Venice cleared

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VENICE, FL (WWSB) - The Florida Highway Patrol (FHP) reports a multi-vehicle crash on Interstate 75 in Venice, that blocked all northbound lanes early Saturday, has been cleared.

According to FHP, troopers responded to mile marker 193, near the Jacaranda Boulevard exit, just after 9:15 a.m. for reports of a crash involving injuries and multiple cars. 

Emergency crews say the crash initially caused a complete roadblock on northbound I-75 and troopers had to divert traffic off the interstate. 

At this time all lanes have been cleared and traffic has returned to normal.

Details on the crash have not been released.   

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