A 21 year old woman from Labelle died in a crash that happened on Palm Beach Boulevard in Fort Myers, the Florida Highway Patrol said.

According to the FHP, the woman identified as Taylor M. Hicks of Labelle was killed in the crash.  The accident  occurred at the intersection of Palm Beach and Joel Boulevard.

Police say she was driving a 2016 Ford Fiesta west in the left turn lane of Palm Beach Boulevard. A 2000 Chevrolet Tahoe was traveling east in the right lane of Palm Beach Boulevard approaching Joel Boulevard. The Chevrolet crossed the line and hit the right front end of the Ford.

The driver of the Ford was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash. The driver and passenger of the Chevrolet were taken to Lee Memorial Hospital with minor injuries.

Alcohol was a factor for the driver of the Chevrolet, state troopers said. The accident is still under investigation.


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