3 semis, SUV involved in South Bay wreck

Posted at 6:42 AM, Dec 23, 2015
and last updated 2015-12-23 11:18:05-05

Three tractor-trailers and a sport-utility vehicle were involved in a crash in western Palm Beach County on Wednesday morning.

Around 6 a.m., Palm Beach County Fire Rescue responded to the incident near the 8000 block of South U.S. Highway 27 in South Bay, Fla. 

First-arriving crews reported that three tractor-trailers and an sport-utility vehicle were involved in the wreck. One of the tractor-trailers went into a canal. 

PBCFR Capt. David Toohey said four patients were transported to local hospitals for treatment.

At 7 a.m., U.S. 27 northbound is closed at the corner of Okeelanta in the Glades area.   Southbound drivers should also expect delays.

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