3 injured after U-Haul truck crashes into tree

PLANTATION, FLA. (WSVN) - Three people have been transported to the hospital after a U-Haul truck ran into a tree, Monday morning.

According to a tweet by Plantation Fire Rescue, crews arrived on the scene, along the northbound lanes of Pine Island Road and Broward Boulevard, just after 9 a.m. Firefighters worked to extricate three people, who have all been transported to a nearby hospital.

7Skyforce HD flew over the scene, where another vehicle was seen involved in the crash, as well. The extent of injuries to the second driver remain unknown.

Officials said this has been deemed a level-one trauma alert.

The conditions of those injured have yet to be confirmed.

Northbound traffic along Pine Island Road and Broward Boulevard was temporarily blocked while officials worked the scene, but it has since reopened.

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