I-4 reopens following deadly crash in Orlando

ORLANDO, Fla. — A deadly crash shut down a stretch of Interstate-4 early Wednesday near John Young Parkway in Orlando.

6:15 a.m. update:

Orlando police have reopened all westbound lanes of Interstate-4 that were impacted by Wednesday morning’s crash.

Original story:

Police are investigating a deadly crash on Interstate-4 in Orlando


The westbound lanes of I-4 near John Young Parkway have been shut down since before 1 a.m. Wednesday.

The Orlando Police Department told Channel 9 that the crash involved someone on a motorcycle.

Police have not yet said who died or what led up to the crash.

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As of 4:30 a.m., police said the westbound lanes of I-4 were shut down from LB McLeod Road to John Young Parkway.

OPD did not have an estimate of when this stretch would reopen to traffic.

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Channel 9′s Alexa Lorenzo is monitoring traffic conditions around the crash.

Watch her live traffic reports beginning at 4:30 a.m. on Eyewitness News and stay with WFTV.com for updates as well.

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