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Overturned semi catches on fire north of Palmetto

Overturned semi catches on fire north of Palmetto

MANATEE COUNTY, Fla (News Channel 8)- An overturned tractor trailer is blocking traffic on northbound Interstate 75 near mile marker 235 by the Little Manatee River early Wednesday morning.

Florida Highway Patrol troopers are on scene. The said all the northbound lanes on the interstate will be closed for a least few hours. They are investigating the crash.

Firefighters put out the semi after it caught on fire.

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