7-car crash closes U.S. 1 in Jensen Beach

A seven-car crash closed the northbound lanes of U.S. Highway 1 in Jensen Beach on Friday night.

Authorities with the Martin County Sheriff’s Office said the crash happened near Northwest Goldenrod Road.

Witnesses said two cars appeared to be racing and lost control.

Investigators said one of the cars jumped a median and struck several northbound vehicles.

One person was flown to Lawnwood Hospital for treatment.