Brevard County, FL (October 12, 2020) - Two people were killed in a car accident that took place in Brevard County on Sunday, October 11th. The crash happened in the westbound lanes of King Highway.
Police say that the westbound vehicle, for unknown reasons, struck another westbound vehicle before it veered into the eastbound lanes and collided with a second vehicle. Two occupants of the westbound vehicle died in the crash. Their identities have not been released at this time. There were no additional injuries reported as a result of the crash.
The Florida Highway Patrol is conducting an investigation into the collision at this time. There is no additional information available.
Florida is one of the most dangerous states in the nation when it comes to vehicle safety. Last year, there were approximately 400,000 traffic crashes reported in our state and more than 250,000 injury accidents. A Florida car accident can be a devastating and life-changing event. This is especially true if your friend or loved one has been killed in an accident involving a negligent driver.
Our condolences are with the family of the deceased victims.
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