Crash blocks part of I-75 in Sarasota County

Posted by MARC R. MASFERRER on July 7, 2014 

SARASOTA -- A traffic crash Monday morning blocked one lane of northbound Interstate 75 in southern Sarasota County, according to the Florida Department of Transportation.

The crash, which was reported about 6:45 a.m., happened south of State Road 681. The right lane was blocked, according to FDOT's Twitter feed.

Traffic was back up until Laurel Road, according to FDOT.

About 8:10 a.m., FDOT reported that the roadway had been cleared.

Other information about the crash was not immediately available.

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