Crash kills 2 from North Fort Myers, injures 6 others
FOX 4 Staff
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VENICE, Fla. - A crash on northbound I-75 in Sarasota County killed two people from North Fort Myers according to the Florida Highway Patrol. Six others went to the hospital, one with critical injuries, the other five with serious injuries.
The FHP says 28-year-old Johniece Diaz of Cape Coral was driving a Dodge Ram Van in the left hand lane when the left rear tire blew out causing her to lose control of the vehicle. The van veered across the center and right lane of I-75 before it overturned, coming to rest on the east shoulder of the highway.
The FHP has not identified the two people killed in the crash. Only one of the injured, 31-year-old Jami Curran of Cape Coral has had her identity released. She is listed in serious condition.
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