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Overturned dump truck jammed up traffic near I-4 ramp in Polk County

The on-ramp to get to I-4 was closed Friday morning for a couple of hours.

LAKELAND, Fla. — An overturned dump truck along Polk Parkway near Interstate 4 caused traffic delays Friday for morning commuters.

According to the Florida Department of Transportation, the crash happened just after 5 a.m. on the Polk Parkway West ramp to I-4 westbound. The ramp was closed for several hours.

The roadway was cleared and reopened at 7:20 a.m.

Video from Sky 10 showed crews working to load an overturned dump truck onto a tow truck and clean up the sand that the truck was hauling.

The driver was not injured, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.

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