Fatal Accident Shuts Boynton Beach Blvd.

A person was killed in this Boynton Beach accident. Boynton Beach Blvd. at the Turnpike is now closed. (Photo courtesy PBSO).

A person was killed in this Boynton Beach accident. Boynton Beach Blvd. at the Turnpike is now closed. (Photo courtesy PBSO).

UPDATE 4:57p: The fatal accident claimed the life of a Tennessee man. A Boca man survived. Read the update here.

BOYNTON BEACH, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — If you are heading up to Boynton today, note that Boynton Beach Blvd. at the Turnpike is closed — and likely will be through the evening rush.

The Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office tells us that a fatal accident is being investigated and shoppers at an area shopping center are being moved from the scene. A car has crashed into power lines, as you can see by the photo provided by PBSO.