Car Crashes Into Furniture Store On Okeechobee Leaving One Dead On Impact

Posted by Paige Bresky --email

WEST PALM BEACH, FL (WFLX) --- A car crashed into a business on Okeechobee Boulevard Thursday morning.

Reports say the car was traveling eastbound at a high rate of speed when the driver lost control and crashed into Flooring Giant at 2526 Okeechobee Blvd.

According to Palm Beach Fire Rescue, one person was ejected from the car.

They were then trauma alerted to St. Mary's and remain in critical condition.

A second victim was found dead.

It is not confirmed whether this person was a passenger in the car or customer in the store, but Sheriffs believe it was a passenger.

At this time, no roads have been closed due to the accident, but traffic is heavy and you may want to use an alternate route of travel.