WINDERMERE, Fla. – One driver was killed and another was injured during a head-on crash in Windermere on Monday, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.
Troopers said the crash happened on Winter Garden Vineland Road near Overstreet Road around 4:20 p.m.
Records show a 72-year-old Orlando man driving a sedan northbound on Winter Garden Vineland Road veered off to the right for an unknown reason and struck a cable box on the side of the road then traveled back into the northbound lanes and across the grassy median, where the car struck another sedan head-on.
That second driver, a 26-year-old Kissimmee man, died at the scene of the crash, according to the report.
The 72-year-old man was taken to AdventHealth Celebration to be treated for serious injuries.
The crash remains under investigation.