According to Florida Highway Patrol, one person driving a Kia Forte was killed in a car crash on I-10 at Southwest Jacksonville.
It was reported that the crash happened on I-10. It says a 73-year-old driver of a 2015 Kia Forte heading south on the highway. It then drifted into the eastbound lane and into the path of a 2019 Dodge Grand Caravan driven by a 43-year-old man of Baker County.
The FHP identified that the Kia driver, who was pronounced dead at the scene, was from Clay County.
The 43-year-old and a passenger in the van, a 44-year-old woman also from Baker County, were taken to a hospital. It was reported that they are listed in stable condition.
A 2002 Honda Accord, driven by a 19-year-old, was traveling behind the Kia. The front of the Honda hit the rear right side of the Kia after the initial crash, according to the FHP report. The driver and his three passengers were not injured.
The cause of the crash is under investigation by the FHP.
Marc Anidjar, from the Law Firm of Anidjar and Levine, comments on this crash: “Our hearts go out the victims, families and everyone that will be affected by this awful crash. We hope that law enforcement can quickly determine the cause of the crash. We also advise all victims or families to reach out to an experienced car crash attorney.”
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