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Vehicle Crash Leaves One Dead, Two Injured in Walton County, Florida


May 26, 2019

WALTON COUNTY, FL. – According to an online news report published at wjhg.com, a vehicle crash that occurred in Walton County, Florida, left one person dead and two others injured. The two injured persons are teenagers, and investigators have not yet identified the person who was killed in the crash.*

The accident took place in the morning on Wednesday, May 22, on Highway 20 in Walton County. WJHG and Florida Highway Patrol report that at about 7 a.m. that day, a vehicle of unknown make and model was traveling west on Highway 20. At the intersection of East Bay Loop Road, Troopers say a BMW of unknown model pulled in front of the westbound vehicle.

It is unclear from the report what direction the BMW was headed at the time and in what way it pulled in front of the westbound vehicle. The BMW reportedly entered the path of the westbound vehicle, and the two ended up colliding. The circumstances of the collision have not been fully reported, and an investigation is underway. 

WJHG states that the driver of the BMW was killed in the crash. No identifying information about this person has yet been released, and the report does not say whether he or she was the sole occupant of the BMW.  

WJHG further reports that the driver of the westbound vehicle and a passenger in that vehicle sustained injuries. Their injuries were described as minor. The report does not say whether they were taken to a hospital for treatment. 

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Source:https://www.wjhg.com/content/news/One-dead-after-Walton-County-crash-510292321.html

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