Police: Cars go airborne over collapsed bridge span, 2 hurt

Two motorists are recovering after their cars went airborne because of a collapsed bridge at the Florida-Georgia Line

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- Authorities say two motorists have been injured when their cars went airborne over a collapsed bridge span near the Florida-Georgia Line.

The Florida Highway Patrol says one car went airborne about 5:10 a.m., a Chevy Silverado that overturned on its roof. Police say a Ford Taurus flew over the gap a half hour later and was damaged.

WTXL in Tallahassee says relatives report one of the motorists was seriously injured and needed surgery. The other motorist had minor injuries.