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Monday, July 22, 2024

Morning Accident Blocks Westbound SR 60 Early Thursday


The Polk County Sheriff’s Office (PCSO) and the Polk County Fire Rescue were called to SR 60 Just West of Story Rd. In Lake Wales. The call came in at 6:40am and crews were completed by 7:22am. Unfortunately the roadway was closed until 8:20am.

According to Brian Bruchey, public information officer, with the PCSO a patient was transported by ambulance to a local hospital suffering only minor injuries.

Details of the accident were not available, but it appeared from viewers photos that the crash involved a sand hauling semi-tractor trailer and a black pickup with a white trailer.

No additional information is available on this accident at this time.

Semi tractor trailer believed to be involved in crash

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