MANATEE COUNTY, Fla. -- A crash on a major interstate caused a massive traffic problem Tuesday morning.

Southbound Interstate 75 at SR-64 was shut down for some time for a crash involving several cars. It since has reopened to traffic.

A crash Tuesday, Dec. 12, shut down southbound I-75 in Manatee County.

Drivers were asked to take U.S. 301 as an alternate route.

The cause of the crash is not yet known, nor the severity of any injuries.

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