A driver is in critical condition and several others injured following a three-vehicle accident on Florida’s Turnpike, Florida Highway Patrol reported.
Authorities confirmed that the accident happened on Florida’s Turnpike. The driver of the first car lost control and rammed into the minivan on the service lane from the rear and halted. The minivan then rear-ended the car in front of it and came to a standstill, police said.
Fort Lauderdale EMS said three vehicles were involved in the fiery accident. Six people were injured when a car which rammed into a slow-moving Honda minivan transporting four people. Meanwhile, the last and third vehicle involved in the accident was merely scratched.
Report says the driver of the minivan suffered severe injuries due to the impact. Two occupants were in the first car and the driver is reportedly in a critical condition. It was also reported that the passenger was badly injured.
The other two adults in the third car were assessed by EMS and declined further treatment. According to the authorities, the six people injured have been transported to the nearest hospital for treatment.
Police is still investigating the crash.
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