Jackknifed semi-truck blocks all lanes on SR-91 near Okeeheelee Park
WEST PALM BEACH, FL – Major rush-hour traffic delays were reported after a semi-truck jackknifed on Florida’s Turnpike in West Palm Beach this evening.
According to Total Traffic West Palm Beach, the tractor-trailer jackknifed at about 5:10 p.m. in the southbound lanes of the turnpike near the exit to Southern Boulevard.
Jackknifed Semi Truck – All lanes blocked – Right shoulder open in #WestPalmBch on Florida’s Tpke (SR-91) SB approaching Southern Blvd (SR-80/US-98). Reported by FDOT #WPBTraffic https://t.co/kEPkG1Y75k
— TotalTraffic WPB / TC (@TotalTrafficWPB) September 14, 2022
Few details about the incident are available at this time. However, all southbound lanes were shut down for some time afterward.
We do not know at this time if anyone was injured in the wreck. All lanes were reopened shortly before 6 p.m.
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