State Road 7 shut between Okeechobee Boulevard and Business Parkway
Two vehicles involved in an accident knocked down power lines forcing the closure of the road between Okeechobee Boulevard and Business Parkway.
PALM BEACH COUNTY, Fla. - A section of State Road 7 has reopened in both directions in Palm Beach County.
Two vehicles, one of which was a bucket truck, were involved in an crash at 1003 North State Road 7 in front of the Sunoco station, according to Palm Beach County Fire Rescue.
Fire rescue said the crash knocked down a power pole and traffic light.
As a result State Road 7 was closed for hours between Okeechobee Boulevard and Business Parkway.
Crews are still on the scene trying to fix downed lines, but all lanes are open. However, as of 5 p.m., the area remained congested and drivers were urged to take a different route.