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Published: Aug 22, 2014 4:46 PM EDT
Updated: Aug 22, 2014 5:37 PM EDT

MANATEE COUNTY, Fla.- Northbound I-75 is completely blocked after a fatal accident near mile marker 224.

A fuel truck and other vehicles were involved in a crash this afternoon, according to WTSP.

Florida Highway Patrol troopers are diverting traffic onto mile marker 217, which is State Road 70.