Troopers: Stray dog causes I-10 crash in Tallahassee

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WCTV) — A dog caused a multi-vehicle crash along Interstate 10 in Leon County last night, the Florida Highway Patrol reports.

According to FHP, the crash happened around 11:06 p.m. Monday on I-10 westbound near mile marker 199.

Road Ranger hit, seriously hurt after stopping to help with crash, troopers say

Troopers say a dog ran into the path of an oncoming Infiniti G37, which struck the animal, disabling the vehicle in the roadway.

There were also multiple traffic crashes in the area, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.

A second vehicle, a Toyota Corolla, then struck the disabled Infiniti. A third vehicle, a Mitsubishi Mirage, then struck the Toyota.

The car fire and crashes originally shut down all southbound lanes of I-75.  

Troopers say no injuries were reported to any of the drivers involved and charges were not filed.

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TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WTXL) – The Florida Highway Patrol says a stray dog caused a three car crash on I-10 WB Monday night. 

The crash happened Monday around 11:06 p.m. on I-10 WB near the Monroe Street exit. 

Troopers say that a car was traveling westbound in the inside lane at mile marker 199 when a dog ran into the cars path, causing the front of the car to hit the dog. 

After the impact, the vehicle was disabled and crashed into the back of another car, which in turn caused that car to crash into the vehicle in front of it. 

Luckily, no one was injured in the crash. Troopers say no charges will be filed. 

The report does not indicate whether or not the dog survived the crash. 

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