LEE COUNTY, Fla. — A semi-truck was dangling from an I-75 overpass in Lee County near Alico Road after a fiery crash Friday morning.
“The truck driver lost control of his semi-truck, struck the concrete barrier wall, and all of its contents went over the wall onto Alico Road,” said Florida Highway Patrol, Lieutenant Greg Bueno.
The semi-truck and trailer have been lowered off of northbound I-75 onto Alico Road, according to FHP.
The semi truck and trailer has been lowered off of NB I75 onto Alico Road‼️Definitely not something you see everyday! Thankfully no injuries involved‼️ pic.twitter.com/6CLGqdk9wk
— FHP SWFL (@FHPSWFL) May 27, 2022
The left and center lanes of NB I-75 are back open, however, the left lane and westbound lanes of Alico Road under the overpass continue to remain closed for cleanup.
The semi-truck’s driver, a 34-year-old Naples man, suffered minor injuries.
The driver of the second vehicle involved was a 20-year-old Bonita Springs woman. She suffered no injuries, according to FHP.
FHP is continuing to investigate.
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