1dead, 2 seriously injured in SR 82 crash in Lehigh Acres

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LEHIGH ACRES, Fla. – At least one person was killed and two others seriously injured in a car crash on State Road 82 east of Alabama Road Sunday night, authorities said.

The crash pinned a person into a vehicle, authorities said, and a helicopter was seen transporting a victim away from the accident.

The Florida Highway Patrol says Danielle Hoos, 23, was driving east on State Road 82 when she drifted into the westbound lane hitting another car.

The driver in the other car was killed. State troopers are waiting to notify the next of kin before releasing the name of the driver. The two other passengers in the second vehicle were also injured. A 13-year-old boy is in serious condition with the other passenger only received minor injures.

Troopers say Hoos is also in serious condition at this time.



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