UPDATE: All northbound Turnpike lanes reopen in Palm City


Update 6:25 p.m.: All northbound lanes of Florida’s Turnpike have reopened, the Florida Highway Patrol reports.

Update 6:15 p.m.: One lane of northbound Florida’s Turnpike has reopened as authorities continue to investigate a rollover crash in Palm City, the Martin County Sheriff’s Office reports.

The Florida Highway Patrol reports that one person sustained minor injuries.

Original story: All northbound lanes of Florida’s Turnpike are blocked near Stuart after a septic tank truck overturned, the Martin County Sheriff’s Office reports.

The crash occurred at about 5 p.m. near mile marker 131, south of the Martin Downs Boulevard exit. The truck was traveling south on the Turnpike when it blew a tire, hit a hall and flipped into the northbound lanes.

One person was injured, the sheriff’s office said. Information about the extent of the injury was not immediately available.



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