PINE HILLS, FL – Two vehicles were involved in a fatal collision in Pine Hills on Saturday evening, WKMG reported.
The Florida Highway Patrol said a driver was trying to make a left turn onto Powers Drive at the intersection with Silver Star Road just before 7 p.m. The vehicle was struck by an oncoming car going west on Silver Star Road, causing the first vehicle to strike an electrical pole and then a parked, unoccupied sedan.
The driver of the first vehicle, a 57-year-old woman from Orlando, was pronounced dead at an area hospital. Her passenger, a 32-year-old man from Orlando, was seriously injured. The FHP said neither person in that car was wearing a seat belt. The driver of the other vehicle, a 31-year-old man from Ocoee, sustained minor injuries.
Both vehicles had a yellow traffic light at the time they collided according to the FHP, which is continuing its investigation into the wreck.
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