Miami Gardens, FL - One Killed, Eight Hurt in Multi-Car Crash on Turnpike
Miami Gardens, FL (March 19, 2023) - Police in Miami Gardens were dispatched to the scene of a serious multi-car crash on Saturday, March 18th. The crash took place around 8:00 p.m. along the Florida Turnpike.
According to a report from the Florida Highway Patrol, multiple vehicles were involved in the collision. One of the vehicles crashed into a guardrail after the accident. At least one person was killed in the crash, while eight others, including three children, were transported to a hospital with serious injuries. The cause of the accident was not immediately released.
An investigation into the accident remains ongoing. There is no word on whether any charges are expected.
No additional information is available.
Serious and fatal accidents take place in a matter of seconds. Unfortunately, these major crashes often involve innocent motorists who were simply minding their business at the time of the crash. Last year, more than 3,000 people were killed in Florida car accidents. Police will continue to investigate this accident in order to determine the cause.
Our condolences go out to those affected by this Miami Gardens car accident.
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