FHP states tractor-trailer collapsed via concrete obstacle, reversed in front of approaching web traffic. A five-vehicle collision that hurt 3 individuals– one seriously– very early Monday on U.S. 301 at Interstate 10 damaged the road and closure eastbound lanes of the highway from after 7 a.m. to 6 p.m
I-10 eastbound at US301 shut for 11 hrs after auto collision
The Florida Highway Patrol said the motorist of westbound tractor-trailer tried to browse a turn, collapsed via a concrete barrier as well as crossed into the eastbound lanes, where it struck a van and a pickup as it rescinded on the highway. Traveling particles from the crash struck 2 added eastbound vehicles.
The driver of the tractor-trailer as well as two various other drivers were injured– a 32-year-old man from Jacksonville seriously.
News4Jax was told 3 rescue systems and an extra fire truck were phoned call to the scene.
The Florida Division of Transport stated crews worked to eliminate the rescinded vehicle, and damage to the roadway was repaired prior to I-10 resumed.
“It is anticipated this work may not be completed till tonight,” FDOT tweeted at 11:05 a.m
. The Baker County Constable’s Workplace uploaded that I-10 might remain closed up until 2 a.m. Tuesday, however, crews had the ability to resume hrs earlier than expected.
The traffic map showed traffic supported all the way to Macclenny.