Thousands of Coors Light Beer Cans Block Florida Highway After Truck Crash

Five vehicles were involved in the crash.

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A Florida highway was blocked after several trucks collided and thousands of cans of Coors Light beer littered the road. and impede their transit.

The Florida Highway Patrol reported that all southbound lanes of I-75 were closed Wednesday after the crash involving five vehicles. Minor injuries were reported.

Footage from the scene shows thousands of cans and cases of Coors Light beer strewn across the road. or covered as mulch under the trucks that had collapsed in the accident.

A major cleanup operation took hours before the highway was finally reopened.

A driver of one of the vehicles, known as a semi, attempted to change lanes and collided with the rear of a second semi, the Tampa Bay Times reported.

Both drivers allegedly stopped, one on the outside shoulder and one in the outside lane.

Two other truckers then stopped to check on the crashed trucks. The driver of another vehicle also stopped.

A fifth semi, the one carrying Coors beer, did not slow down in time for the stopped trucks and struck two other vehicles.

The accident caused each of the trucks’ contents to spill onto the highway, the Tampa Bay Times reported on its website.

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