MANATEE -- Traffic is back to normal after two injury crashes Monday morning in Manatee County, according to Florida Highway Patrol.
At 8:12 a.m., at least one person was hurt in a crash on University Parkway at the intersection with Market Street, in Lakewood Ranch. The accident backed up northbound traffic on Interstate 75, which has an interchange at University Parkway.
At 8:20 a.m., a crash was reported on U.S. 41 at 17th Street East in Palmetto. At least one person was hurt, and southbound traffic on U.S. 41 was slowed as troopers investigated, according to the FHP website.
Additional details about the crashes were not immediately available.