Southbound Turnpike reopens after fatal accident

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OSCEOLA COUNTY, Fla. - The southbound lanes of the Florida Turnpike at mile marker 194 near Yeehaw Junction have reopened following a fatal accident, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.

Troopers said the crash involved a vehicle and a pedestrian.

Traffic was routed through the inside emergency lane while investigators worked at the scene.

Troopers have not identified the victim of the accident.

WFTV.com will update this story as more information becomes available.

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