A crash on Cortez Road on Friday morning blocked two lanes of traffic on the busy Bradenton street for about an hour.
According to the Florida Highway Patrol live traffic map, the westbound right turn lane and center lane of Cortez Road were blocked at 26th Street West. The road was blocked shortly after 8 a.m. and was cleared at approximately 9:30 a.m.
The crash occurred near the intersection around 8 a.m. and injuries were reported, according to FHP.
Florida 511 traffic maps show heavy delays going in both directions at the intersection.