News: Head-on crash near Lake Butler leaves 1 dead, another injured

LAKE BUTLER, FL – A woman was killed and a man was rushed to the hospital following a head-on crash in the Lake Butler area last Friday.

According to WCJB, the driver of a pickup truck heading south on SR-121 crossed the center line near NE 188th Court for unknown reasons and crashed head-on into a sedan.

The sedan’s driver, a 22-year-old woman from Starke, suffered fatal injuries in the crash. The driver of the pickup was sent to the hospital with unknown injuries.

It is unclear at this time what caused the driver of the pickup to veer into oncoming traffic. Our team will endeavor to update this blog should more information come to light.

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