2 people injured in crash near Loxahatchee

Posted at 9:28 AM, Jun 01, 2016

A serious crash near Loxahatchee sent two people to the hospital Wednesday morning.

Palm Beach County Fire Rescue Capt. Albert Borroto said crews responded to a two-vehicle wreck with heavy damage at 8:15 a.m. at the intersection of Royal Palm Beach Boulevard and Persimmon Boulevard.

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Firefighters had to use extrication tools to cut trapped occupants out of their vehicles.

Two injured patients were transported to local hospitals for treatment. Borroto said one patient was transported by Trauma Hawk.