NORTHWEST MIAMI-DADE, FLA. (WSVN) - One person was killed after their motorcycle collided with a tractor-trailer on the Florida Turnpike in Northwest Miami-Dade, triggering another crash.

Miami-Dade Fire Rescue responded around 5:24 a.m., Saturday, to the scene in the southbound lanes near Northwest 106th Street.

Officials said the initial collision caused a silver car to slam into a road ranger.

MDFR’s technical rescue unit was able to extricate the victim out of the wrecked silver car.

The motorcyclist was transported to a nearby trauma center, where they succumbed to their injuries.

The roadway has since been reopened.

Copyright 2021 Sunbeam Television Corp. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Join our Newsletter for the latest news right to your inbox