Wrong way driver causes head-on crash, killing 2 people, troopers say

VOLUSIA COUNTY, Fla. — The Florida Highway Patrol is investigating a deadly crash in Volusia County that involved a wrong way driver.

Troopers said the crash happened Saturday morning at 2 a.m. on Interstate 95 near mile marker 250.

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According to troopers, a 2016 Jeep Wrangler was driving the wrong way, traveling northbound in the southbound lanes.

The driver of a 2020 Subaru Legacy, which was traveling southbound, told troopers she was unable to avoid the Jeep.

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Troopers said the Jeep struck the front of the Subaru in a head-on collision.

Two passengers from the Subaru were pronounced dead at the scene.

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Both drivers were transported to the hospital in stable condition.

A third passenger from the Subaru was transported to Halifax Hospital in critical condition.

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This crash remains under investigation.

Charges are pending again the driver of the Jeep, troopers said.

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