Wednesday, October 10, 2012

One Lane Re-Open After I-95 Dump Truck Fire Fatality

ROCKLEDGE, Florida -- The Florida Highway Patrol is reporting that the right southbound lane on I-95 has re-opened following a fatal crash that occurred around 3:53 p.m. this afternoon near mile marker 195 just southeast of the Fiske Boulevard (State Road 519) exit.

The fatal crash involved a dump truck which caught fire but has since been extinguished.

UPDATE: As of 7:04 p.m., the dump truck has been removed, but cleanup is still taking place.

Description Crash in Brevard on I-95 south at Exit 195 SR-519 and traffic backed up until MM 199, 2 left lanes blocked. Last updated at 07:23:35PM.

Traffic remains backed up in Brevard County from the accident scene northward on southbound I-95 to State Road 520 as seen in the I-95 at State Road 520 traffic cam below:

Check Brevard Times Traffic for the latest update.