State / Regional

Camper dangles off interstate overpass in Florida after crash

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (WFLA) - Emergency crews are responding to a crash on Interstate-275 that left a camper dangling off the freeway overpass.

The crash happened around 10:46 a.m. in the northbound lanes of I-275 near mile marker 22.

A St. Petersburg Fire Rescue spokesperson said three vehicles were involved in a crash. One of the vehicles was towing a travel trailer which wound up dangling off the side of I-275 over 5th Avenue.

St. Petersburg Police Department officers have closed roads near the dangling camper as a precaution.

5th Avenue and 16th Street are closed near I-275.

Drivers should avoid the area.

I-275 traffic is backed up to 28th Street South.


Mobile County

Baldwin County

Northwest Florida