A semitrailer flipped over the barrier of northbound Interstate 75 on the Fowler Avenue overpass early Wednesday.
Around 6:46 a.m., a 49-year-old driver from Zephyrhills was transporting recycled debris on northbound I-75 when another car changed lanes in front of the semitrailer.
According to the Florida Highway Patrol, the semitrailer swerved to avoid a collision, steered to the outside shoulder and collided with the barrier wall.
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The semitrailer overturned and fell on Fowler Avenue below, spilling debris on the roadway.
The 49-year-old driver was taken to the Florida Hospital in Tampa with serious injuries, according to FHP.
According to Bay News 9, traffic is still flowing on Fowler Avenue in both directions.
Anyone with information on this crash can contact FHP at 813-631-4020.