Hendry County, FL (September 29, 2019) - One person lost their life in a wrong-way crash that took place on State Road 82 on Sunday, September 29th. The crash took place around 7:00 a.m. in the eastbound lanes of the roadway.
According to reports, 31-year-old Luis Cruz was traveling westbound in the eastbound lanes of SR 82 when collided with a vehicle driven by Bruno Borra. Cruz was pronounced dead at the crash scene while Borra suffered serious injuries and was taken to Lee Memorial Hospital for treatment. There is no information at this time on what caused Cruz to leave the roadway.
The cause of fatal crashes will vary depending on the circumstances. Police will continue to look into this accident and determine the cause, as well as which driver was responsible for the occurrence.
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