Accident on Bayfront Pkwy between a tanker truck and a car sent one woman to the hospital

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An accident between a tanker truck and a car sent one woman to the hospital with significant injuries this morning. Police were forced to close all lanes of the Bayfront Pkwy after the accident blocked all lanes.

According to police, around 10 a.m. the driver of a Kia Optima was heading Westbound on the Bayfront Pkwy when the driver crossed the yellow lines and collided with a tanker truck heading Eastbound in front of the Bickford Senior Living Center in the 1000 block.

The car reportedly went underneath the truck, which then ran over the woman’s car.

The driver of the car was taken to the hospital with significant injuries. The driver of the tanker truck was not injured.

Police are investigating the accident.

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