Southbound I-75 has been reopened at University Parkway in Sarasota after an earlier fatal crash involving a tanker truck.
The southbound lanes were closed for about five hours after the crash, which was reported just after 3 a.m.
Scary! Here's the video of the tanker on fire on I-75 in Sarasota. Southbound lanes still closed before Fruitville. pic.twitter.com/Y15Q3WRi3D— Leigh Spann (@WFLALeigh) March 29, 2016
Other details of the crash were not immediately available.
Bay News 9 contributed to this story.