State Road 408 cleared after 43-car pileup near downtown Orlando

ORLANDO, Fla. — Update: The number of cars involved in Friday’s pileup on State Road 408 has been updated to 43, Orlando Fire Department tweeted.

Orlando police originally estimated about 20 vehicles were involved.

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One person was transported with minor injuries, OFD said.

All westbound lanes were closed at one point.

The roadway has since been cleared.

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About 20 vehicles are involved in a crash on State Road 408 near downtown Orlando, police said.


It happened just before 5 p.m. Friday on State Road 408 westbound right before the Conway Road toll plaza.

Minor injuries are being reported, police said.

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The express and EPass lanes are closed and traffic is being directed through the cash lanes, police said.

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See a map of the scene below:

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Adam Poulisse, WFTV.com

Adam Poulisse joined WFTV in November 2019.