BREVARD COUNTY, Fla. – A driver died Wednesday morning after she lost control on an exit ramp and her SUV was struck by a truck on U.S. 1 in Brevard County, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.
The FHP said a 65-year-old Indialantic woman was entering the exit ramp from Pineda Causeway onto U.S. 1 when she lost control of her Toyota SUV and went into the northbound lanes.
Troopers said a truck hit the right side of the Toyota.
The woman was taken to a hospital, where she later died, officials said.
According to a crash report, the woman was wearing a seat belt.
The FHP said a 49-year-old Palm Bay man driving the truck suffered minor injuries.
The crash remains under investigation.