Crash temporarily blocks State Road 408 in Orange County

Crash happened at Exit 18 near State Road 417

A crash near Exit 18 on State Road 408 blocked the eastbound lanes, according to troopers. (Florida Department of Transportation)

ORANGE COUNTY, Fla. – Eastbound lanes on State Road 408 were blocked off Friday evening following a crash in Orange County, according to Florida 511.

Florida 511 announced the crash happened at Exit 18 near State Road 417, though no information was provided on the circumstances of the wreck.

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As of Friday at 10 p.m., all eastbound lanes along State Road 408 were blocked. Drivers were urged to use caution and seek other routes.

By 2:05 a.m. Saturday, the crash had been cleared, according to Florida 511.

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