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Multi-car crash causing traffic backup, congestion on Bradenton's U.S. 301

BRADENTON -- A multi-vehicle crash with possible injuries on U.S. 301 was blocking the center north-bound lane of U.S. 301 south of the WaWa convenience store at 3:30 p.m. Friday.

Florida Highway Patrol, Bradenton Police Department, Bradenton Fire Department, and EMS ambulances were all on the scene.

Traffic on U.S. 301 appeared heavier than normal with the start of the Memorial Day weekend.