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One dead in crash that injures Naples firefighter, wife and kids

One dead in crash that injures Naples firefighter, wife and kids

By FOX 4 Staff. CREATED Jul 5, 2013 - UPDATED: Jul 5, 2013

LEHIGH ACRES, Fla. - A head on crash on State Road 82 at Rod & Gun Club Road in Lehigh Acres killed a Fort Myers man Thursday night.

Lee County deputies believe 37-year-old Thomas Birdwell was driving eastbound in the westbound lane of SR 82 in his Nissan when he struck a Chevy Trail Blazer driving by 36-year-old Corey Adamski of Naples head-on.

Adamski, his wife and two small children were all taken to Lee Memorial Hospital with various injuries.

Adamski has a broken pelvis and is in critical condition

His wife Kristina is in critical condition.  She was pregnant at the time of the crash and her child was delivered by C-section and the baby is in critical condition.

The children suffered injuries related to being strapped into a car seat.

It is unknown if alcohol played a role in the crash which is still under investigation.