Published: Dec 11, 2012 10:16 AM EST

PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. (AP) - The Florida Highway Patrol has closed northbound lanes of Florida's Turnpike in Palm Beach Gardens because of a fatal crash.
    
The crash occurred early Tuesday just south of PGA Boulevard.
    
Trooper says drivers should seek alternate routes, including nearby Interstate 95.
    
No further details were immediately available.

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