Multi-vehicle crash slows traffic in downtown Orlando

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ORLANDO, Fla. - A multi-vehicle crash involving a car carrier caused traffic problems on Interstate 4 in Orlando Thursday evening.

The seven-vehicle accident closed two lanes of eastbound I-4 in the area of Michigan Avenue.

Traffic moved slowly past the accident and was backed up as far as the Florida Turnpike on the eastbound side.

By 6:45 p.m. emergency crews were finishing up at the scene and traffic was beginning to flow faster.

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