CITRUS COUNTY, Fla. – Two people were killed early Saturday morning after crashing nearly head-on in Citrus County, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.
It happened around 2 a.m. on CR-495 near West Pine Bluff Street.
According to FHP, a 26-year-old Lecanto man was traveling southbound on CR-495, south of West Pine Bluff Street, when he entered the northbound lane and collided nearly head-on with a 34-year-old Citrus Springs woman who was traveling northbound on CR-495.
According to investigators, the man’s pickup truck overturned after the initial impact.
Both driver suffered fatal injuries at the scene of the crash.