2 dead, 3 injured after crash on I-75

PEMBROKE PINES, FLA. (WSVN) - Two people are dead and three have been injured after a car crash on Interstate 75, Saturday.

Just before 3 a.m., two vehicles collided while traveling on I-75 near Sheridan Street, sending one car into a ditch.

Authorities said one victim was ejected from one of the vehicles and was struck by oncoming traffic.

Three passengers were rushed to the hospital. Their conditions are currently unknown.

Authorities temporarily closed the southbound lanes as they conducted their investigation. However, the lanes have since reopened.

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