Southbound Interstate 75 was closed at State Road 56 due to a fatal accident Monday morning in Pasco County.
Southbound traffic was diverted off at SR 56 and drivers had to use US Route 41 or Bruce B Downs as an alternate route.
Florida Highway Patrol troopers confirmed the fatality. They haven’t released any additional details yet.
The accident was reported at about 6:40 AM on 8/11/14.