North Port Fire Rescue responded to a single patient motorcycle accident on I-75 at mile marker 179 (Toledo Blade) at 1:45 p.m. on Friday afternoon.
The patient was flown from the scene to Sarasota Memorial Hospital-Main by AirLife.
Southbound I-75 was shutdown for approximately 15 minutes during the incident as the North Port Police Department, Florida Highway Patrol, and other agencies worked the accident scene.
Traffic remained slow and the roadway was back open by 2:30 p.m.
Florida Highway Patrol was still investigating the incident at press time.