Crash on Florida's Turnpike slows traffic north of Fort Pierce

A crash on Florida's Turnpike has all lanes blocked in St. Lucie County.
Posted at 12:41 PM, May 02, 2021
and last updated 2021-05-02 15:38:57-04

ST. LUCIE COUNTY, Fla. — A crash on Florida's Turnpike has traffic slowed in St. Lucie County.

The crash occurred before mile marker 161 on the southbound side, about 9 miles north of Okeechobee Road exit in Fort Pierce.

As of 2:00 p.m. the right shoulder of the northbound side was blocked, but traffic is still slow for miles in both directions.