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Deadly, almost daily crashes make I-75 one of the most dangerous in Florida

A portion of Interstate 75 along Florida's west coast could fail by 2020.

Jennifer Titus

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Every nine days, an accident shuts down one of the busiest interstates in Florida.

If you travel Interstate 75, chances are you’ve been caught in a slowdown.

And unfortunately, it likely won’t be better soon.

10Investigates uncovered this is a problem that’s been looked at for years. A portion of I-75 along Florida's west coast could fail by 2020. That’s next year.

So, what’s being done to make sure the next time you hit the road, you’ll be safe?