Traffic: Fatal crash blocking Osceola Rd

Florida Fish and Wildlife officials are headed to Interstate 4 in Altamonte Springs to pick up a dead bear from the westbound lanes, where a car slammed into it, according to FOX-35 News.

Traffic is moving slowly in the area.

Troopers are reporting a crash on I-4 west at Conroy Road that has blocked the left lane. Traffic is backed up to John Young Parkway.

Crews also are on the scene of another crash on State Road 408 west at Crystal Lake Drive. Traffic is delayed in the area for now. The left lane of the highway is blocked.

Here’s a list of traffic congestion and delays:

•I-4 west from Princeton Street to Michigan Street.

•State Road 528 west from State Road 436.

•Florida’s Turnpike north ramp to I-4.

•State Road 414 east at Mile Marker 10.

•I-4 east from Conroy Road to State Road 50.

•I-4 west from Lake Mary Boulevard to State Road 423.

•State Road 408 west from Mills Avenue to I-4.

Check back regularly for traffic updates.

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Traffic: Crashes on SR 528, I-4

Troopers still are on the scene of a multi-vehicle crash on Interstate 4 east at Mile Marker 59 in Kissimmee.

The crash happened around 6:47 a.m. The left, eastbound shoulder is blocked and traffic is backed up until U.S. 27.

Here’s a list of other crashes:

•Conroy Windermere Road is blocked at Apopka Vineland Road after a crash around 7:15 a.m.

•There’s are road blocks Old Tampa Highway and S. Poinciana Boulevard at Pleasant Hill Road in Kissimmee after a crash.

•Sand Lake Road is blocked at Skyview Drive because of a crash that happened around 8:15 a.m.

•A sofa is blocking two right lanes on State Road 408 west at John Young Parkway.

Here’s a list of traffic congestion and delays:

•I-4 west from Conroy Road to Florida’s Turnpike.

•State Road 528 west from State Road 436 to the Toll Plaza.

•Off-ramp backup on Florida’s Turnpike north ramp to I-4 exit.

•I-4 east from Kaley Avenue to State Road 50.

• I-4 west from Lake Mary Boulevard to State Road 423 exit.

•State Road west from Bumby Avenue to I-4 exit.

Check back regularly for traffic updates.

twalden@tribune.com, or 407-420-5620

Traffic: Crashes block lanes on I-4, Florida’s Turnpike

Meanwhile, a crash in Osceola County on Florida’s Turnpike is blocking all but one of the southbound lanes.

The crash is before State Road 60. According to the Florida Highway Patrol, the crash involves an overturned vehicle.

One patient was being flown to an area hospital for treatment, troopers said.

Check back regularly for traffic updates.

Traffic: Congestion reported throughout I-4

Delays are being reported on Interstate 4 throughout Central Florida this afternoon.

Westbound congestion is reported from SR 423 to John Young Parkway.

Eastbound I-4 delays are reported from SR 414 to mile marker 91; and from Florida’s Turnpike to State Road 50.

Delays are also reported in Osceola County on I-4 at SR 536.

Traffic: I-4 west reopened at Par Street after deadly crash

Below is a list of traffic backups:

•I-4 west from US-441/Orange Blossom Trail to John Young Parkway.

•I-4 west from Florida’s Turnpike to Mile Marker 76.

•I-4 west from Princeton Street to Kaley Avenue.

•I-4 east from John Young Parkway to Princeton Street.

•I-4 east in Osceola County near Mile Marker 63.

A list of other crashes with road blockages:

•Black Boulevard at Celebration Avenue in Kissimmee.

•I-95 southbound near Maytown Road.

Check back for updates.

twalden@tribune.com or 407-420-5620

Traffic: I-4 west still shut down after fatal five-car crash

All westbound lanes on Interstate 4 near Par Street remain shut down after a deadly five-car crash.

Orlando Police said a car was driving the wrong way into oncoming traffic on I-4 and caused the crash. Two people were killed, and two others were sent to the hospital.

The fatal crash happened around 5:40 a.m., police said.

Motorists will need to find an alternate route until authorities have cleared and reopened the roadway. The roadway has been blocked for hours.

Troopers are reporting all lanes are blocked on I-4 west at the Princeton Street exit as well.

A crash on I-4 east at Princeton Street has traffic backed up until State Road 408. Two left lanes are blocked.

The left lane of I-4 east at County Road 532 in Osceola County is blocked after a morning crash.

Here’s a list of other crashes:

•State Road 417 northbound near Rhode Island Woods Circle.

•Silver Star Road at North Hiawassee Road.

•Old Winter Garden Road at Harbor Point Boulevard.

•Cypress Parkway at Doverplum Avenue in Kissimmee.

•East Lake Shore Boulevard at Partin Settlement Road in Kissimmee.

Check back for updates.

twalden@tribune.com or 407-420-5620

Traffic: Lanes reopen on I-4 east at Osceola Parkway after crash

Traffic is moving eastbound on Interstate 4 after all lanes were blocked by a crash in Osceola County.

The crash at Osceola Parjway is blocking only one right lane but traffic is back-ups persist.

Meanwhile, a multi-vehicle crash is causing major traffic problems in the Apopka area.

The crash in the southbound lanes of U.S. Highway 441 at State Road 451 is blocking all travel lanes.

Eastbound I-4 closed at Osceola Parkway

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Eastbound I-4 closed at Osceola Parkway

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**UPDATE** – FHP is reporting that I-4 has reopened at this location.


ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The Florida Highway Patrol says the eastbound lanes of Interstate 4 will be closed for several hours near Mile Marker 67due to a fatal motorcycle crash.

The crash happened Tuesday morning at Osceola Parkway, near the Orange and Osceola county line.

Troopers say the interstate will be closed for several hours and ask motorists to seek alternate routes.

No further details were immediately available.

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Updated: 11:33 am.

Eastbound lanes of I-4 reopen near Osceola Parkway following fatal motorcycle …

ORLANDO, Florida — The Florida Highway Patrol says the eastbound lanes of Interstate 4 have reopened following a fatal motorcycle crash near Mile Marker 67.

The crash happened Tuesday morning at Osceola Parkway, near the Orange and Osceola county line. Troopers say a passenger vehicle apparently ran over a piece of tire tread in the road, which then struck the motorcycle driver. He was knocked off the bike and run over by a passing vehicle. That vehicle didn’t stop and troopers are looking for the driver.

The interstate was closed for several hours, reopening shortly before 11 a.m.

The name of the 47-year-old motorcycle driver hasn’t been released.

I-4 reopens after fatal crash near Osceola Parkway

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) – The Florida Highway Patrol says the eastbound lanes of Interstate 4 have reopened following a fatal motorcycle crash near Mile Marker 67.

The crash happened Tuesday morning at Osceola Parkway, near the Orange and Osceola county line. Troopers say a passenger vehicle apparently ran over a piece of tire tread in the road, which then struck the motorcycle driver. He was knocked off the bike and run over by a passing vehicle. That vehicle didn’t stop and troopers are looking for the driver.

The interstate was closed for several hours, reopening shortly before 11 a.m.

The name of the 47-year-old motorcycle driver hasn’t been released.

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