Florida Turnpike reopens in Osceola County after major crash, troopers say

Wreck investigated near Kenansville

Crash shuts down all northbound lanes on Turnpike in Osceola County, captured Nov. 24, 2021. (Copyright 2021 by WKMG ClickOrlando - All rights reserved.)

OSCEOLA COUNTY, Fla. – A crash on the Florida Turnpike in Osceola County brought traffic to a halt in both directions Wednesday morning, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.

Troopers said they were dispatched at 8:41 a.m. and arrived at the scene at 8:57 a.m., by which time all lanes on the turnpike in the Kenansville area were closed. All lanes were later reopened.

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First responders at the site could be seen exiting a helicopter, but details about the crash, including how many victims and the severity of their injuries, have not been released.

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