A West Palm Beach woman and two men are in critical condition after a wreck that happened near the intersection of Okeechobee Boulevard and Vista Parkway in suburban West Palm Beach, according to witnesses and Florida Highway Patrol officials.
Caroline Victor, Aubrey John and two others were injured when the Mitsubishi 4-door car Caroline was driving went over the shoulder and into a street sign pole, according to the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office and the Florida Highway Patrol.
John was driving her car west on Okeechobee Boulevard when he lost control of the car and crashed into a pickup truck driven by a 21-year-old Davie man.
Caroline was hospitalized as a result of her injuries, while John and the other two people were taken to a local hospital, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.
Firefighters had to use extraction tools to reach the victims, according to Palm Beach County Fire Rescue and a Florida Highway Patrol spokesman.
Deputies said investigators are looking into impairment as a possible cause.