Crash causes traffic backup in Tampa - FOX 13 News

Crash causes traffic backup in Tampa

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TAMPA (FOX 13) -

A multi-car crash tied up traffic for hours in Tampa.

It happened on I-75 southbound near the Brandon exit, shortly before noon.

Florida Highway Patrol says 9 vehicles were involved in the pile-up.

Seven people were taken to the hospital. Three of them are in critical condition. One person had to be extracted from their car.

Southbound I-75 was closed for several hours, but is now back open.

The investigation into the cause of the crash is underway.


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