I-75 southbound reopens after crash in Naples

Posted at 6:25 AM, Apr 26, 2016
and last updated 2016-04-26 12:04:12-04

UPDATE (8:30 AM) -- All southbound lanes of I-75 have reopened at the mile marker 105 Golden Gate Parkway overpass.


COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. -- Drivers are being asked to avoid southbound I-75 in Naples if possible after a truck rollover closed all southbound lanes and injured one driver.

The crash happened at 2:22 AM near the overpass at Golden Gate Parkway, mile marker 105.

According to Florida Highway Patrol, 51-year-old Jonathan Simon says he was driving south when he fell asleep and his freight truck hit a concrete barrier.  The truck then overturned, blocking both southbound lanes.

Simon suffered serious injuries in the crash.

You can monitor up-to-the-minute updates on the Fox 4 Traffic Page.