3 teens killed in Daytona Beach crash that shut down International Speedway Boulevard, police say

Investigation near Franklin Street

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Three teens were killed Saturday morning in a single-vehicle crash in the 800 block of International Speedway Boulevard, according to the Daytona Beach Police Department.

Daytona Beach police said a Nissan Murano with five occupants lost control and struck a tree around 5 a.m. for reasons unknown at this time. Responding crews reported entrapment, an ejection, two trauma alerts and three fatalities in the crash, Daytona Beach firefighters said.

According to police, the three teens – identified only as a 14-year-old boy, a 17-year-old boy and a 19-year old man – were pronounced dead at the scene.

The other two occupants, a 16-year-old girl and a 19-year-old man, were transported as trauma alerts to a local hospital. Police said the man is awake and stable, and the girl is listed in critical condition.

The roadway was closed near Franklin Street to Adams Street, police said. Drivers were asked to avoid the area in general as officers investigated.

International Speedway Boulevard was reopened by 9:41 a.m., police said.

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The crash remains under investigation.

To donate to the family of two of the teens killed, visit the following GoFundMe.

This is a developing story. Check back here for updates.

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