Orange County

Wrong-way driver causes deadly crash on I-4, troopers say

ORANGE COUNTY, Fla. — The Florida Highway Patrol is investigating a deadly early morning crash in Orange County.

The crash happened around 2 a.m. Sunday on the westbound lanes of Interstate 4.


Troopers said a Jeep Renegade was traveling the wrong way in the westbound lane of I-4.

According to the FHP’s news release, the Jeep, traveling eastbound, hit a Volkswagen, traveling westbound, head-on.

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The collision caused the Jeep and Volkswagen to collide with a Chevrolet Camaro also traveling westbound.

The 27-year-old driver of the Volkswagen was transported to the hospital and later died from her injuries.

The Camaro driver did not sustain any injuries and stayed on scene.

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The driver of the Jeep was transported to the hospital in serious condition.

The third driver did not sustain any injuries during the crash.

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This crash remains under investigation.

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