Sarasota, Fla. (AP) - A portion of southbound Interstate 75 was closed near Sarasota after a dump truck struck the side of an overpass.
The Florida Highway Patrol says the incident happened around 2:35 a.m. Wednesday at the Ponce DeLeon Boulevard overpass, near mile marker 184.
At one time, the Florida Highway Patrol was reporting that the southbound lane could have been closed between 24 to 48 hours.
The lanes were closed between the River Road exit and Sumter Road.
Bridge inspectors were sent to the scene to assess the damage.