According to the Florida Highway Patrol, one person was killed and several others were injured in a three-vehicle accident on Krome Avenue.
Report said, the fatal crash involved a van, a pickup truck and a tractor-trailer.
As reported by FHP Lt. Alex Camacho, a pickup truck was traveling north on Krome Avenue when the van in front of it slowed down for traffic ahead. Camacho said, the pickup truck slammed into the rear of the van, sending it into the southbound lanes. Due to the impact, the van was then struck by the tractor-trailer.
Camacho added that the pickup truck traveled off the roadway and struck a light pole.
FHP reported, that a male passenger in the van was pronounced dead at the scene. Three other people in the van were taken to nearby hospitals with severe injuries.
Miami-Dade Fire Rescue Lt. Kirsten Miller said, two other people were treated at the scene.
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