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Truck rollover blocks Interstate 75 in Port Charlotte

Posted: 7:06 AM, Aug 23, 2018
Updated: 2018-08-23 14:50:58Z
Complete roadblock on I-75 in Port Charlotte
Complete roadblock on I-75 in Port Charlotte

UPDATE (9:20AM) -- Troopers have reopened all northbound lanes of I-75 at the Kings Highway exit.

We're still awaiting details on the truck rollover crash that caused the road closure Thursday morning.

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PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla. -- Drivers headed northbound on Interstate 75 in Charlotte County are being routed off at mile marker 170 in Port Charlotte due to complete roadblock in the area.

That's at the Kings Highway exit.

The Charlotte County Sheriff's Office reports a crash with several injuries involving a semi-truck just north of Kings Highway.  It happened around 6:45 a.m. Thursday.

Drivers will need to proceed to Toledo Blade Boulevard to re-enter northbound I-75 in North Port.

Live traffic conditions can be found at  https://www.fox4now.com/traffic