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NEW: Top clinician for notorious treatment center gets 5 years in prison

UPDATE: One injured when tractor-trailer jackknifes on I-95 in WPB


Update, 10:50 p.m.: One person was taken to a hospital with minor injuries after a tractor-trailer jackknifed on southbound Interstate 95 near Palm Beach Lakes Boulevard.

All southbound lanes remained blocked and traffic is backed up to 45th Street, the Florida Department of Transportation reports.

A tow truck is en route to the scene, Sgt. Mark Wysocky, spokesman for FHP said.

Original story: All southbound lanes of Interstate 95 are blocked near Palm Beach Lakes Boulevard due to a crash involving a tractor-trailer, the Florida Highway Patrol reports.

The crash happened at about 9:30 p.m.

It was not immediately clear whether there were any injuries.


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