• Driver who caused SR-417 toll booth crash cited for careless driving


    OSCEOLA COUNTY, Fla. - Troopers said they have cited the driver responsible for a crash at a SR 417 toll booth with careless driving.

    The crash happened at the southbound toll plaza near exit 1, not far from the I-4 entrance Saturday afternoon.

    According to troopers, 84-year-old Daniel Kerr crashed into the back of a stopped vehicle at the toll booth. FHP said it is unknown why Kerr did not stop in time.

    Kerr crashed into the back of a Buick sedan, which caused the sedan to collide with a KIA that was stopped in front of it. The vehicles also damaged the toll booth, troopers said.

    Daniel Kerr and his passenger, 83-year-old Lulu Kerr, were rushed to Orlando Regional Medical Center with serious injuries. The occupants of the two other cars suffered only minor injuries.

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