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Crash blocks northbound U.S. 41 lanes north of Palmetto

MANATEE -- Northbound U.S. 41 was completely blocked north of Palmetto Friday morning due to a crash, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.

The accident occurred at 7:10 a.m. on U.S. 41 near the intersection with Moccasin Wallow Road and has blocked all northbound lanes on U.S. 41, troopers said.

There are unspecified injuries related to the crash, according to FHP.

As of 9 a.m., northbound U.S. 41 had been reopened.