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Crash shuts down stretch of the MacArthur Causeway

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A deadly crash early Thursday has shut down a stretch of the MacArthur Causeway.

At least one person died in the crash on the westbound side of the causeway and Fountain Street at Palm Island.

The crash involved a Lamborghini and an SUV. A passenger was killed and the two drivers were taken to the hospital.

"Witnesses told us that a Lamborghini was going in excess of 100 miles per hour," Miami Beach police spokesman Bobby Hernandez said at the scene.

Apparently, the sports car struck a Suburban that was stopped at a red light.

Debris is spread across the road. After the impact, the Lamborghini spun into a causeway guardrail.

"Expect MacArthur Causeway westbound to be closed for several hours,"

Drivers heading to Miami need to take the Venetian or Tuttle causeways to the north.

 

Venetian backup

 Backup on the Venetian Causeway as cars take the alternate route.

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AB

What a shame that the utterly stoopid get to have Lambo's to crash them.

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