South Florida

Traffic alert: Palm Avenue, 60th Street reopen

The intersection of Palm Avenue and 60th Street in Hialeah was expected to reopen shortly after 10 p.m. Tuesday after an accident shut it for more than three hours.

About 6:45 p.m., Hialeah police responded to 911 calls about the accident, spokesman Eddie Rodriguez said. A motorcycle and an SUV had collided, flipping the motorcyclist onto the roof of the car.

The motorcyclist, a 28-year-old man who was not immediately identified, was airlifted to Jackson Memorial Hospital in serious condition, where he remained Tuesday night.