A GMC Sierra 1500 pickup truck reportedly sideswiped a 2014 Nissan Sentra on U.S. One and severely injured several people .
Fort Lauderdale Police Department reported that this accident happened on U.S. One. According to the report, a pickup truck and a Nissan were traveling at a high rate of speed at the time of the crash. The pickup truck driver made attempt to pass by the Nissan but sideswiped the car, Ft. Lauderdale Police reported.
However, police said it is not yet certain if the pickup truck driver caused the accident or the Nissan driver. It could have been that the Nissan driver swerved carelessly while the pickup truck was pass him. It could also be that the pickup truck driver lost control of vehicle while passing as well, police officer added.
Five men were injured in the accident and they were all transported to a nearby hospital,
Police are investigating the crash and coordinating traffic flow.
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