1 killed, 1 injured in accident on US-27 near South Bay

SOUTH BAY, FL – According to WPTV5 News, one person was killed and another person was injured in a crash that took place on US-27 just south of South Bay on Wednesday.

The crash was reported shortly before 1:30 p.m. near mile marker 62, about 5 miles south of South Bay. Authorities say a tractor-trailer jackknifed on the highway and struck a dump truck.

One person was killed in the collision and pronounced dead at the scene. Another sustained injuries and was transported to a local hospital for treatment.

An investigation is currently ongoing. We will update this post as further information becomes available.

The West Palm Beach car accident lawyers of Schuler, Halvorson, Weisser, Zoeller, Overbeck & Baxter P.A. have provided this story for informational purposes only, and it should not be construed as legal advice. However, if you or someone you love has been injured in a collision that was someone else’s fault, we would like to discuss your options for pursuing financial compensation at your convenience. Contact our offices today for a free consultation, by calling  800.689.8180 or filling out our online contact form.

Last Updated : March 30, 2023

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