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Accident Closes Blountstown Highway Early Friday Morning

Blountstown Ax
Posted at 8:37 AM, May 08, 2015
and last updated 2015-05-08 06:55:33-04

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WTXL) -- A single vehicle accident shut down part of Blountstown Highway early Friday morning.

It happened around 3 a.m. at State Road 20 and North By Northwest Road. The road was cleared by 5 a.m.

Florida Highway Patrol troopers say a pick-up truck crossed the center line, then ran off the road and collided with a tree.

One passenger in the car suffered minor injuries, and was taken to an area hospital. The driver and another passenger were not hurt.

The accident caused $1,500 in damage to that pick-up. 

Toxicology reports are pending.