VOLUSIA COUNTY, Fla. – A 19-year-old woman was killed in a head-on crash Monday evening in Volusia County, officials said.
Florida Highway Patrol troopers say around 6 p.m. the woman was driving a car west on State Road 46 at Morgan Alderman Road, near the St. Johns River.
A 28-year-old driver heading east lost control of his van and crossed onto oncoming traffic, striking the woman’s sedan head-on, a crash report said.
The woman was pronounced dead at the scene, the FHP said.
A 19-year-old passenger in the woman’s car was badly injured and taken to a hospital, according to troopers.
The FHP said the driver of the van suffered minor injuries.