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Elderly Ohio man killed in 2-vehicle Osceola crash, FHP says

Man in second vehicle in serious condition

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OSCEOLA COUNTY, Fla. – An elderly man was killed Tuesday afternoon when he made a turn into oncoming traffic, troopers said.

The Florida Highway Patrol said Robert Amstadt, 86, of Beachwood, Ohio, attempted to make a left turn onto Osceola Parkway, traveling into the direct path of a vehicle being driven by Kevin Cruz, 22, of Kissimmee.

Amstadt died from injuries he suffered during the crash.

Troopers said Cruz was taken to Celebration Hospital with serious injuries.

The FHP said the crash remains under investigation.


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