ST. CLOUD, Fla. – A driver was killed and three others were injured early Thursday in a single-vehicle crash on the Florida Turnpike in Osceola County, the Florida Highway Patrol said.
The fatal wreck was reported at 2:15 a.m. in the northbound lanes of the Turnpike at mile marker 228, near St. Cloud.
According to the FHP, the 51-year-old driver was pronounced dead at the scene. Troopers later identified the driver as Christopher Considine, of West Palm Beach.
Three occupants were taken to a hospital, troopers said. A 39-year-old woman suffered minor injuries, an 18-year-old man and 21-year-old man were both listed in serious condition, according to the report.
One northbound lane is open in the area.