MYERS FL- Florida Highway Patrol has announced a twin fatal crash involving the deaths of three people at Fort Myers early Monday morning.
Immediately before the crash 53-year old David Pennington from Arizona was driving a 2017 Lexus E350 northbound on San Carlos Blvd. At the same time, 33-year-old Samantha Green from Ft.Myers Beach was driving a 2004 Jeep while traveling southbound on the same road.
At 9:24 AM, the driver of the Lexus failed to judge the dividing line and collided with the front of the Jeep in the southbound lane of San Carlos Blvd. As a result, the jeep overturned and came to a final rest facing southeast and partially inside the lane. The Lexus came to a final rest facing north while in the southbound lane. As a result of the crash, 54-year-old Virginia Giebel of Arizona who was the passenger of the Lexus died in the crash.
David Pennington was admitted to Lee Memorial Hospital
All persons died due to fatal injuries, including the passenger.
3/16/2020 UPDATE: Both David Pennington and Samantha Green have next of kins, in addition, the next of kin for the passenger has also been made.
The crash remains under investigation.