A 39 year-old man from Pennsylvania was driving his four-door Chevrolet around 1:15 p.m. northbound on Canoe Creek Road when he failed to negotiate a curve in the road and swerved into the southbound lanes.
The man fatally crashed into the side of an onncoming Ford pickup truck driven by 71 year-old Herbert Caudill and his passenger, 65 year-old Louvena Caudill. Both men were taken to Osceola Regional Medical Center with serious injuries, according to the report.
The 71 year-old man was transported to Osceola Regional Medical Center with serious injuries. Florida Highway Patrol is reporting that alcohol was not a factor in the crash and that both drivers were wearing their seatbelts.
The crash is still under investigation.