One Tragically Killed and Many Others Sustained Injuries in a Multi-car Accident in Okaloosa County, Florida
OKALOOSA COUNTY, FLORIDA - A news article published on mypanhandle.com states a 50-year-old man from Indiana was tragically killed, and many others were injured in a multi-car accident last Saturday.*
According to the Florida Highway Patrol, a multi-vehicle crash transpired on State Road 293 by State Road 85. The report states that a pickup truck was traveling eastbound on State Road 293. At some point, the pickup truck crossed over the centerline and collided with the front left of a sports utility vehicle.
The accident report stated that the SUV overturned, and its driver, a 50-year-old, was tragically pronounced dead at the scene. The SUV was transporting several other people who were all injured. A 47-year-old woman and two teenagers are recovering from severe accident-related injuries. The pickup truck driver and the three SUV passengers were taken to a local area hospital. The accident is currently under investigation.
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