Kissimmee man, 71, killed in Orange County crash, 2 others injured

Fatal crash happened on Landstar Boulevard in Orlando

Lines painted on the center of a road. (Pexels)

ORANGE COUNTY, Fla. – A 71-year-old Kissimmee man was killed and two others were injured Tuesday morning in a crash in Orange County, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.

Troopers said the Kissimmee man was driving north on Landstar Boulevard when he lost control and drove over a median into the southbound lanes, where his vehicle collided with an oncoming SUV.

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The 71-year-old was taken to Osceola Regional Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead, the FHP said.

The 39-year-old driver of the SUV was taken to a hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. A 12-year-old passenger in the SUV was taken to Nemours Children’s Hospital with minor injuries, officials said.

This crash remains under investigation.


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