1 killed, 3 hurt in head-on crash on Lake Pickett Road in Orange County
Florida troopers investigate fatal wreck at Tanner Road
ORANGE COUNTY, Fla. – A man was killed and three others in another vehicle were injured Monday afternoon in a head-on crash in east Orange County, the Florida Highway Patrol said.
The fatal crash was reported at 1 p.m. on Lake Pickett Road at Tanner Road.
Troopers said a 2016 Dodge was westbound and the driver tried to pass a vehicle in a no-pass zone when the car crashed into an oncoming pickup truck that was eastbound on the two-lane road.
The driver in the car, Serigo Torres, was pronounced dead at the scene, the FHP said.
The driver and two others in the pickup were taken to Orlando Health with non-life-threatening injuries, according to troopers.
Video from News 6 helicopter Sky 6 showed a white pickup truck and black car, both of which sustained heavy front-end damage.
#TrafficAlert: crash with injuries/Lake Pickett and S. Tanner roads. Several patients with serious/critical injuries. View location on @Pulsepoint Check out this incident on PulsePoint map:https://t.co/K3PPij96xY @FHPOrlando #BREAKING pic.twitter.com/F5xmTmu6O0— OCFire Rescue (@OCFireRescue) September 9, 2019
Roads have since reopened in the area.
No other details have been released.
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