train smashes into vehicle near belle glade

A vehicle was struck by a train near Belle Glade on Monday night, resulting in one person sustaining injuries, as reported by Palm Beach County Fire Rescue. Emergency crews were sent to State Road 80, located just east of Belle Glade, around 9:45 p.m. Following their arrival, the rescue teams transported the victim to a nearby emergency room.

Palm Beach County Fire Rescue announced the closure of State Road 80 for “up to several hours” to facilitate the investigation of the crash and the clearing of the scene. As of now, the condition of the victim remains unknown.

Lytal, Reiter, Smith, Ivey & Fronrath hopes for a speedy recovery for the injured person. If you or someone you love is involved in a transit accident, please call us at (561) 655-1990.