Two people are killed in a semi-truck crash near the I-95 ramp on Lim Turner Road


Pensacola, Fl

Florida Highway Patrol said a semi-truck crash killed a 21-year-old woman and a 23-year-old man.

The accident occurred at 5:40 pm. On the southbound inclined I-95 at Lem Turner Road.

According to a crash report from Florida Highway Patrol, the truck lost almost control while negotiating a curve on I-95 south near Lem Turner Road. The truck veered toward a concrete curb, then rebounded and collided with a Kia Optima, which was in the right lane.

The collision resulted in the cars colliding with a metal guardrail on the right shoulder of the highway.

Investigators said the driver and passenger were fatally wounded as a result. The truck driver, a 65-year-old man, was not injured.

According to JFRD, the accident caused a fuel leak and hazardous materials crews were called in.

A spokesperson for FHP said the charges are pending based on the outcome of the investigation.


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