North Miami woman dies in Hendry County crash

Writer: Derrick Shaw
Published: Updated:
Credit: CBS

The Florida Highway Patrol is investigating a crash that left one woman dead and four other people injured.

According to troopers, the 38-year-old woman who died was from North Miami and a passenger in an SUV driven by a 42-year-old Miami woman. The driver and a 41-year-old woman, both of Miami, sustained minor injuries.

The crash happened after 2 a.m. on State Road 80 near Lexington Parkway when a pickup, driven by a 32-year-old Moore Haven man, collided with the rear of the SUV as they both traveled east.

The two vehicles went off the roadway and collided with a guardrail.

A third vehicle, a sedan driven by a 21-year-old Clewiston woman, collided with the rear portion of the SUV. The sedan overturned and came to rest on its roof. The woman sustained minor injuries.


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