I-4 reopens after crash in Polk County snarls traffic


OSCEOLA COUNTY, Fla. – Interstate 4 has been reopened in Polk County after a crash snarled traffic in the area for hours on Wednesday.

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The crash was reported on I-4 east at Exit 58, County Road 532, just before 2 p.m.

Troopers said an F-150 towing a 32-foot camper was in the eastbound lanes when it ran onto the shoulder and jackknifed, colliding with a tractor-trailer.

The truck with the camper then overturned, blocking the eastbound lanes of I4.

The road was shut down for nearly three hours, causing a major traffic jam.

Details on the crash were not immediately available.

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