Three people were killed in a crash Tuesday afternoon on Gasparilla Road, according to Florida Highway Patrol Lt. Greg Bueno.
The two-vehicle wreck happened at around 4:50 p.m. at Gasparilla Road and Marathon Boulevard, officials said.
Two people were killed at the scene and a third person was transported to Lee Memorial Hospital where they later succumbed to their injuries, officials said.
An investigation is ongoing.
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