11-Vehicle Crash Reported on I-10 in Midway, Florida
MIDWAY, FL. – According to an online news report posted at wtxl.com, an 11-vehicle crash was reported to have happened on Interstate 10 in Midway, Florida. Injuries were reported in conjunction with the wreck. Florida Highway Patrol is investigating the collision, and Troopers say that weather might have been involved in the accident.*
The accident happened during the late afternoon by mile marker 192 and the exit to Midway on the westbound side of I-10. Florida Highway Patrol and WTXL report that emergency crews were called to the area shortly before 5 p.m. on a report of a multi-vehicle wreck. Authorities arrived to discover that a total of 11 vehicles had been involved in a crash.
The events leading to the accident and the circumstances surrounding the accident were not reported. Florida Highway Patrol Troopers said that weather was believed to have been a factor in the crash, but they did not say in what way weather contributed to the collision. Road conditions were not reported. No descriptive information on any of the vehicles was reported, and the news story did not say how the vehicles ended up colliding.
WTXL reports that officials confirmed injuries were sustained by some of the people involved in the crash. The report did not say how many people were injured, and the extent of their injuries was not clear. It is not clear from the news report if anyone was taken to a hospital for medical treatment. The total number of people in the vehicles was not reported.
Following the crash, several lanes on I-10 West were shut down as authorities investigated at the scene and crews cleared the wreckage. It is not clear how long the roadway was blocked. Troopers are still completing their investigation of the accident, and no further information has yet been reported.
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