Driver Killed in Accident at Florida Turnpike in Martin County, FL

January 13, 2023
Victim's Name(s)
Type of Accident
Commercial Truck
Alcohol/Drugs Suspected

Where it Happened

Florida's Turnpike, Orlando, Martin County, FL, USA

Additional Information

Investigating Officer or Authority
Florida Highway Patrol
Vehicles Involved
Commercial Truck
Florida Turnpike
Injuries Sustained

Fatal injuries

Apparent/Alleged Cause of Accident

Truck collided with the rear of a second truck before being struck by a third

What Happened

State Police are investigating a crash that killed a driver at Florida Turnpike in Martin County, FL on January 13th, 2023. Police say the incident involved a truck of an unknown type colliding with the rear of another at highway speeds. The driver of the truck that was hit was hospitalized with minor injuries. The first driver was killed. A third individual involved is said to have not been treated for injuries at the scene. Additional details were not available.

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