Fort Lauderdale police said a two-vehicle crash along Southwest 27th Avenue that sent two drivers to the hospital may have resulted when one of the drivers suffered a medical issue.
It was reported that the crash happened at Southwest 27th Avenue at Melrose Manors.
Police said a 2014 Kia Soul driven by an 80-year-old man of Lauderdale Lakes was at high speed northbound on Southwest 27th when the accident happened. The vehicle driven elderly man suddenly veered to the left and struck the front of a 2018 Ford Mustang being driven south on Southwest 27th Avenue by a 32-year-old man.
According to a report by an eyewitness driving behind 80-year-old, the vehicle made an erratic movement and swerved into the oncoming lane.
Report says he suffered severe injuries in the crash and was taken to the nearest hospital where he was listed in serious condition. Also, police reported he may have had a medical injury prior to the collision.
The 32-year-old was also taken to the same hospital. His condition was not known. Meanwhile, a 30-year-old female, a passenger in the Mustang, suffered a minor injury.
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