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TRAFFIC ALERT: I-95 SB app Lantana jackknifed tractor trailer

Long Term Traffic Jam
(AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

Major problems on I-95 Monday morning southbound approaching Lake Worth.
The rain, slick pavement and poor visibility helping to cause a big rig involved accident southbound I-95 approaching Lantana Road shortly before 5:00 a.m.
The subsequent damage is also affecting northbound travel.
The tractor trailer jackknifed and hit the median guard wall coming to a rest facing northbound with its backend blocking several lanes.
As a result, of the truck cab hitting the median guard wall, chunks of concrete flew into the northbound lanes disabling and damaging at least seven cars.
Avoid I-95 in Lake Worth and take Congress, Military Trail, the turnpike or Federal highway as an alternate.
This accident will likely be tying up the interstate through the rush hour.