West Palm Beach, FL (May 15, 2021) - Police in West Palm Beach responded to the scene of a multi-vehicle accident on Friday, May 14th. The accident happened on Palm Beach Lakes Boulevard at the intersection with Village Boulevard.
According to officials, a gray Kia arrived at the intersection and made a red turn against a red light. The Kia collided with at least two other vehicles. One person suffered injuries in the accident and was taken to a local hospital for treatment. The injuries are not believed to be life-threatening. None of the victims were immediately identified. The intersection was closed for about an hour and motorists were urged to find alternate routes of travel.
There is no additional information available.
Each day there are hundreds of car accidents that happen throughout Florida. Many Florida car accidents occur on major streets and highways. High traffic volume, increased speed limits and a larger number of dangerous and reckless drivers all combine to cause a greater risk to all other motorists on the roadway. Drivers should always remember to drive carefully and safely and observe all traffic regulations in order to reduce the chance of being involved in a crash.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims following this car accident in West Palm Beach.
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