A crash along Alligator Alley in Collier County Wednesday morning shutdown one of the freeway's two westound lanes as emergency crews removed a truck from a canal.
The crash happened shortly before 9:30 a.m. and reduced traffic to one lane. Traffic was slowed as noon approached.
The Florida Highway Patrol said the crash involved a loaded box truck in a canal. Two people were taken to NCH.
Traffic along the westbound lanes east of the crash site was backed up and slow for several miles until the lanes reopened shortly before 1 p.m.. Further details were unavailable.
This article originally appeared on Naples Daily News: I-75 crash in Collier County closes one lane on the interstate