17 vehicles involved in crash near Orlando

ORANGE COUNTY, Fla. -- Eight people were injured Thursday morning in a 17-vehicle crash in Orange County.

It happened on State Road 520 near the Orange-Brevard County line.

Deputies cited heavy fog, smoke and vehicles stuck in the middle of the road as the reason for the pile-up.

They say the injured have been taken to local hospitals in stable condition.

State Road 520 was closed for some time but has since reopened.