Six vehicles involved in Turnpike accidents

Posted by Rachel Leigh - email

BOCA RATON, FL (WFLX) - Things are back to normal after two separate accidents caused traffic to tie up for miles overnight.

Six vehicles, on the northbound side of the Florida Turnpike just south of Glades Road in Boca Raton, were involved in the two crashes.

Northbound lanes closed for two hours as Florida Highway Patrol worked the accident. Southbound lanes shut down for a half hour.

One person was airlifted to Delray Medical Center. The others went to a local hospital in Boca Raton.

FHP reports the injuries are not life threatening.