Tractor-trailer blocks Palmetto Expressway during morning rush hour

MIAMI GARDENS, FLA. (WSVN) - A bad accident caused rush hour delays Thursday morning on the Palmetto Expressway.

A tractor-trailer ended up blocking most of the eastbound lanes of the expressway, near Northwest 17th Avenue, in Miami Gardens, after the driver lost control of the vehicle.

Police said the driver suffered from a medical condition while behind the wheel. The truck was later moved to the side of the road, and the roadway was opened back up.

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