Interstate 95 cleared after crash in rain slowed traffic near Melbourne

Crash reported at mile marker 177 (near Palm Bay Road)

Crash reported on Interstate 95 southbound on Sunday, Feb. 5, 2023. (Copyright 2023 by WKMG ClickOrlando - All rights reserved.)

BREVARD COUNTY, Fla. – The rightmost lane of southbound Interstate 95 was temporarily blocked Sunday morning near Melbourne as Florida Highway Patrol troopers responded to a crash.

Troopers were dispatched to mile marker 177 (near Palm Bay Road) to a crash with injuries at 10:29 a.m., records show.

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Traffic cameras aimed at the scene showed first responders mulling about an overturned vehicle off the shoulder. By 11:30 a.m., that vehicle was being pulled away, with the scene cleared outright and the lane reopened by 12 p.m., cameras showed.

No other details about the crash have been shared at the time of this writing.

This is a developing story. Check back with News 6 for the latest updates.

Note: Due to the information provided, this map depicts the general area of this crash and not necessarily its exact location.

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