Car fire causes traffic delays on Florida Turnpike north of Bird Road

SOUTHWEST MIAMI-DADE, FLA. (WSVN) - A car fire on the Florida Turnpike had traffic backed up in Southwest Miami-Dade.

Miami-Dade Fire Rescue responded to the fire on the northbound lanes of the Florida Turnpike, north of Bird Road, just after 3 p.m., Monday.

The fire has been put out, and officials said there appeared to be no injuries as a result.

Traffic was backed up in the area as rescue crews worked to put out the blaze.

As of 4 p.m., all lanes were reopened, and the scene was cleared.

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