Troopers investigating a fatal crash that has occurred on I-75 at University Parkway

Troopers investigating a fatal crash that has occurred on I-75 at University Parkway
Ambulance generic (Source: WALB)

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.

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