Brevard County, FL (December 5, 2018) - A serious crash was reported on State Road 520 in Brevard County on Wednesday, December 5th.
The Florida Highway Patrol was called to the scene near the intersection with State Road 528. The crash involved two vehicles, a Jeep and another unidentified vehicle. One person suffered critical injuries and was airlifted to Orlando Heath Hospital in critical condition. The Jeep driver was treated at the scene by paramedics but was not transported to the hospital. There is no word at this time on how the crash occurred or which driver was at fault.
State Road 520 was closed for several hours while officials worked at the scene. The investigation remains ongoing at this time.
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