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Crash Closes I-75 in Florence

This story has been updated with information about the victims' injuries.

Interstate 75 was shut down near the Turfway Road exit in Florence on Wednesday afternoon.

A crash closed both directions of the highway as Air Care arrived on the scene. What caused the crash was not clear as of Wednesday night.

A woman and multiple children suffered injuries - though the children's injuries were reportedly minor. The woman, however, suffered multiple fractures, and is reportedly in stable condition.

The crash and the closure of the interstate resulted in lengthy delays during the afternoon commute as traffic spilled into the surrounding roads.

This story will be updated when more information is known.

-Staff report

Image via traffic cameras