2 adults, 3 children injured in Orange County day care van crash

Incident occurred at South Alafaya Trail, Avalon Park

ORANGE COUNTY, Fla. – Two adults and three children were injured after a multi-vehicle crash involving a day care van on Friday afternoon, Orange County fire officials said.

The incident occurred around 3:57 p.m. at South Alafaya Trail and Avalon Boulevard in east Orange County.

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According to the Florida Highway Patrol, the crash involved four vehicles, including a day care van belonging to Kids ‘R’ Kids Learning Academy of Waterford Lakes.

Fire officials added none of the occupants from the day care van were transported.

Investigators said no one was critically injured in the crash.

Troopers said the driver of an SUV in the crash appeared to have suffered a medical episode to cause the driver to crash into other vehicles.

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