MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Two people had to be airlifted to the hospital after an accident involving an SUV and an 18-wheeler on the northbound lanes of the turnpike between Okeechobee Road and I-75.READ MORE: Jimmy Butler Scores 41, Heat Take Game 1 From Celtics 118-107
Miami-Dade Fire Rescue responded to the scene Tuesday at around 11 a.m., where two people had to be airlifted to an area hospital.
Their condition is currently unknown.READ MORE: MDFR Identifies "Voice In The Rubble" Victim
At 12:10 p.m., officials had reopened all southbound lanes and at least one northbound lane.
Images from Chopper4 showed heavy damage to the front of the silver SUV. The vehicle was positioned to the back of the truck.MORE NEWS: Opera Singer, Fashion Designer Radmila Lolly Thrills Miami Heat Fans With Custom-Designed Ball Gowns
The Florida Highway Patrol is investigating the crash.