On Februrary 23rd, a 56 year old man hit a tree on Palm Beach Lakes Boulevard near North Austrailian Avenue. The accident was quite severe and Palm Beach Lakes Boulevard had to be closed down. He was driving a Jeep Cherokee near 1400 Palm Beach Lakes Boulevard and I-95 when something caused him to crash head on into the tree. Both the eastbound and westbound lanes were closed for several hours while police investigated the accident. The man's injuries were life threatening and he was taken to St. Mary's Hospital.