Ormond Beach, FL – One Killed and Many Injured in Fatal Collision on FL-40Orlando Legal News
Ormond Beach, FL (September 20, 2020) – Around 2:20 p.m. on Saturday, September 19, one person was killed in a fatal collision in Ormond Beach.
According to the Florida Highway Patrol, the crash took place on FL-40 around the area of Pine Woods Road. An SUV was driving west on FL-40 as a pickup truck was heading east. The SUV entered a curve, which was when the vehicle went into the other lane of traffic. It struck the front of the pickup truck head-on.
The driver of the pickup truck, who has not yet been identified, was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident. Multiple people were injured as a result of the crash, including the driver of the SUV who was taken to the hospital with critical injuries. Their current conditions are not yet known.
All lanes of FL-40 were closed down for a period of time while police cleared the scene.
The investigation into the circumstances of the accident continues.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time. Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family in hopes of a full recovery.
Fatal Accidents in Florida
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