Lake Wales, Florida – A severe crash is currently blocking multiple lanes of S.R. 60 near Hwy 60 E. According to reports the accident just occurred around 10:30am. Multiple trauma alerts and two helicopter evacuations are being prepared. It does appear to involve a semi-tractor trailer and a passenger vehicle. We are aware of multiple injuries and law enforcement is just arriving on scene.
We currently do not have an official word on the traffic situation, but it appears that the roadway is going to be either closed or blocked for a substantial period of time.
We will update as more information is available.