SEMINOLE, FL – A driver was killed when she was involved in a multi-vehicle accident in Seminole County Saturday night, the Orlando Sentinel reports.
The Florida Highway Patrol said the victim was a 19-year-old woman who was driving a Nissan Altima in the fast lane of Interstate 4 when the crash took place at about 10:15 p.m.
According to the FHP, the woman changed lanes and collided with a semi-truck in the center lane. She then struck a Honda Accord driving behind the truck.
The Nissan driver, a Sanford resident, was pronounced dead at an Orlando Health hospital. The FHP said she was not wearing a seat belt at the time.
The two men driving the other vehicles, both Orlando residents, were not injured.
State troopers are trying to determine the cause of the wreck.
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