Fatal accident at "20 mile bend"

Posted by Sheli Muniz -email

BELLE GLADE, FL (WFLX)---A fatal crash involving an SUV and a tractor-trailer occured Saturday morning at the "20 mile Bend".

Palm Beach Sheriff's Office is investigating the accident that happened at the intersection of State Road 80 and State Road 880. Reports say an SUV rear ended the tractor-trailer around 5:40am. The driver of the SUV died on the scene.

Traffic was closed off following the accident but the roads have reopened as of 7am.