1 killed, 1 injured in head-on Flagler County crash, troopers say

46-year-old Palm Coast woman died in the wreck, according to FHP

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FLAGLER COUNTY, Fla. – A woman died and a man was injured in a head-on crash in Flagler County Friday evening, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.

A crash report shows the wreck occurred around 8:38 p.m. at 5600 N. US-1 as a Palm Coast man in a pickup truck was traveling north in the southbound lane at the same time a Palm Coast woman in a sedan traveled southbound.

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The front of the pickup truck struck the sedan and both vehicles came to a rest in the inside lanes of southbound US-1 facing opposite directions, according to FHP.

Troopers said the woman, 46, died and the man, 64, sustained serious injuries. The woman was not wearing a seat belt, according to a crash report.

No other information is available at this time. Check back here for updates.

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