That’s not how you pave a road. Bricks dump onto I-4 in Orlando, causing traffic jam

Cleanup takes place on I-4 east near Florida Turnpike

Pavers fall off a truck on I-4 in Orlando. (Orlando Police Department)

ORLANDO, Fla. – Follow the yellow brick road? Um, no.

A load of brick pavers fell off a truck onto Interstate 4 in Orlando, causing a major traffic headache Monday morning.

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The incident happened on I-4 east near the Florida Turnpike.

“Officers are currently working with FHP & DOT to clean up pavers that fell off a truck on I-4 east near the turnpike,” Orlando police posted on Facebook. “I- east is closed just east of the turnpike. The express lanes eastbound will remain open.”

All lanes of I-4 were reopened hours later.

Details about how the bricks fell off the truck have not been released.

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