ORLANDO, FL – Two drivers were sent to the hospital after a wrong-way collision on I-4 in the Fairview Shores area early Monday.
According to WKMG, the incident occurred as the driver of a 2012 Buick was heading east in the westbound lanes of the freeway near Fairbanks Avenue at about 3:20 a.m. and slammed head-on into a Ford pickup truck.
The Buick’s driver, a 28-year-old Orlando man, was transported to Orlando Health in critical condition. The other driver was also hospitalized with minor injuries. Both were wearing their seatbelts when the incident occurred.
It is unclear at what point the at-fault driver began heading the wrong way on the interstate. Our team will continue to monitor this developing story and provide any updates as they are made publicly available.
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