Police: One person killed , another injured in early morning crash along John Young Parkway

ORLANDO , Fla. — Police are investigating a fatal crash along a busy Orlando roadway Friday morning.


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Officers said the crash happened just before 2:30 a.m.

Police shut down several lanes of John Young Parkway near Church Street while officers investigate the crash.

See a map of the crash location below:

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Police said one person was killed and another was critically injured when their car crashed into a tree.

The northbound lanes of John Young Parkway were closed for several hours while officers investigated the crash.

According to police no other cars were involved and the cause of the crash remains under investigation.

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Matt Reeser, WFTV.com

Matt Reeser joined WFTV in 1998 as a news photographer and has worked for television stations in Kentucky and West Virginia.