Highway Patrol: 5 Die in 3-Vehicle Crash in Central Florida

Car Crash
Posted at 6:39 AM, Feb 06, 2017
and last updated 2017-02-06 07:30:48-05

BUNNELL, Fla. (AP) - Five people are dead following a three-vehicle crash in central Florida.

The Florida Highway Patrol says three people were also sent to the hospital Sunday after the crash at an intersection in Bunnell.

In a news release, the agency said the driver and four passengers died in a Mazda Tribune that attempted to turn onto U.S. Highway 1 in front of an oncoming vehicle.

The names of the victims haven't been released.

The roads were closed for hours as an investigation continued.

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