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2 killed in crash on U.S. 192 in Osceola County

Victims were from St. Cloud

The aftermath of the wreck in Osceola County on Wednesday.
The aftermath of the wreck in Osceola County on Wednesday. (News 6/WKMG photo)

OSCEOLA COUNTY, Fla. – U.S. 192 was shut down for hours Wednesday night following a two-vehicle crash that killed two people in Osceola County, troopers said.

The wreck took place about 7:40 p.m. near Old Melbourne Highway, the Florida Highway Patrol said.

The victims, a man and a woman from St. Cloud whose names have not yet been released, were pronounced dead at the scene. They had been riding in the same car.

Another person was airlifted to a hospital, suffering from critical injuries, troopers said.

The driver from St. Cloud driver tried to make a left turn to head north onto Old Melbourne Highway, but she turned directly into the path of the other vehicle, a van, the Florida Highway Patrol said.

The front of that van hit the right side of the couple’s car.

Stay with News 6 for the latest information as it becomes available.


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