MANATEE -- Rush hour traffic on Interstate 75 is being slowed by two crashes near the interchange with State Road 64 in Bradenton, according to Florida Highway Patrol.
The first crash, on the southbound lanes at the interchange, was reported at 5:43 p.m., according to the FHP website. The extent of any injuries or road block was not known, but a passerby said it appeared a vehicle had overturned.
The second crash was reported about a quarter-mile south of there, in the northbound lanes. Again, the extent of injuries or road block was not known, but the FHP website said there was a large bumper in the roadway.
Other details about the crashes were not immediately available.