UPDATE: The Florida Highway Patrol reports the scene has cleared and traffic is back to normal.
PREVIOUS — The eastbound lanes of State Road 70 at Creekwood Boulevard are closed after a single-vehicle accident involving a dump truck.
The Florida Highway Patrol reports the dump truck rolled onto its side and spilled dirt onto the road.
Crews are redirecting traffic as they clean up the dirt.
The Florida Highway Patrol says it will be awhile before the lanes open again.
No one was injured in the incident, which occurred at 10:46 a.m. Thursday.
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