SR 29, FL (July 11, 2018) – An accident took the life of one woman and left a Palmdale family with serious injuries. The accident took place on SR 29 and the Florida Highway Patrol investigated.
The accident happened last week around 3:16 p.m. when a 2013 BMW bring driven by 40-year-old Raquel Wright was traveling southbound on State Road 29. At the same time, 32-year-old Raymond Hendry Jr. was driving a 1992 Ford pickup truck and traveling northbound. The SUV ran into the northbound lane and started to rotate counterclockwise. This caused the front of the truck to collide with the passenger side of the SUV.
Wright died of her injuries at the scene of the accident. Hendry was transported to the Lee Memorial Hospital where he was put into a medically-induced coma ever since the accident took place. In the vehicle were passengers, 11-year-old Tucker Hendry, 32-year-old Brooke, and 12-year-old Allen Hendry. Tucker passed away from his injuries while the other two were taken to the hospital in serious condition.
The crash is still being investigated by a police team.
Every 92 seconds, there is a reportable auto accident. Somebody will lose their life in a crash every 3 hours on Florida roads. Our condolences are with you if you have lost somebody close to you or if you have been seriously injured in a crash.
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