SANFORD, Fla. (FOX 35 WOFL) - A deadly crash in Seminole County had blocked all lanes of I-4 eastbound in Sanford Thursday morning.
Authorities say the crash happened around midnight just before exit 104, which is just before the Sanford Zoo exit.
BREAKING: Fatal crash has all lanes blocked on I-4 Eastbound in #Sanford, approaching Exit 104. @sydneyfox35 is on scene with the latest. ALT: Take 46-A to Orange Blvd to I-4 EB. #FOX35 pic.twitter.com/JeQyo2C919— Fox 35 Traffic Now (@Fox35TrafficNow) March 28, 2019
Seminole County Fire Rescue said four people were involved in the accident. Two children were taken to the hospital. One person died. No word on the victim's age or relation to the children.
Fire Rescue said the two vehicles involved both flipped over on the Interstate.
I-4 eastbound between exit 46 and 46A had been shut down for over 7 hours. The lanes were reopened just before 8 a.m.
Wreckers are here loading up the cars involved in a fatal accident on I-4 EB right in front of the Seminole Harley Davidson store in Sanford. Seminole Fire Rescue says 1 person died. 2 children & 1 other person taken to hospital #Fox35 pic.twitter.com/SoIB8C4dtO— Sydney Cameron (@SydneyFox35) March 28, 2019
This is a developing story. Check back for details.
Breaking: Seminole Fire Rescue says 1 person is dead after 2 cars rolled over on I-4 EB just before exit 104, the exit to the Sanford Zoo. 2 children & another person taken to hospitals. All eastbound lanes closed right now around this area. #Fox35 pic.twitter.com/CxHiEmnxHV— Sydney Cameron (@SydneyFox35) March 28, 2019