Published: May 08, 2010 5:13 PM EDT

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- Two people died Saturday morning near mile marker 92 on I-75. 

FHP Lt. Chris Miller confirms two people were killed after the car they were driving in went into a canal along Alligator Alley.

According to Kristi Lester with the Collier County Sheriff's Department the crash happened in the north bound lane at 10:00 a.m. but did block traffic.