Two injured in a two-car crash, backing up I-95 traffic near Okeechobee Blvd.
All northbound lanes of traffic were closed on Interstate 95 near Okeechobee Boulevard, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.
The crash happened after a camper van crashed on the highway. The camper van driver lost control of the van, flipped and crashed into another car. It rolled off the road before coming to a halt.
The crash happened near Okeechobee Blvd exit of the I-95, blocking the northbound lane, FHP is reporting.
Two women sustained serious injuries in the crash, according to the Florida Highway Patrol. The women were the driver and the passenger in the vehicle that the camper van struck.
First emergency responders arrived at the site of the crash soon after the accident happened. The injured women were rushed to the hospital for urgent treatment.
The camper driver was also taken to the hospital; his condition is unknown at this time.
This is a vehicle crash with injuries said the troopers. The cause of the crash is being investigated.
All northbound lanes of traffic are closed on Interstate 95 near Okeechobee Boulevard due to the severity of the crash, causing traffic delays. Vehicles on this route are pulling to the roadside to allow crews work. It is best to use an alternative route. The best alternate routes are Jog Road, US 441 or I-95.
Please drive with caution and stay safe.
Attorney Jason Weisser of Schuler, Halvorson, Weisser, Zoeller and Overbeck comments on this camper van crash: “This is a serious accident that unfortunately caused injuries to the occupants of the car that the camper van hit. Please always pay extra attention to the road when you are behind the wheel. This is especially true when you are pulling any type of trailer or camper. We hope that the injuries don’t prove to be to serious or extensive. If you’ve been injured in an accident, make sure you are properly represented by an experienced trial accident attorney.”
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