MANATEE COUNTY, Fla. (WWSB) - Troopers are on scene investigating a fatal crash that has happened on I-75 southbound at University Parkway in Manatee County.
This crash involved nine vehicles (seven passenger vehicles and two semi-tractor trailers) and at least two fatalities have been confirmed.
All southbound lanes are closed and traffic being re-routed off the interstate.
Motorists should avoid the roadway if possible.
We have a crew that is on scene gathering more information.