deadly State Road 44 head-on collision
According to the Florida Highway Patrol, two teenagers died in a head-on collision on State Road 44 on a June night in Orlando. The driver, a 19 year-old from Leesburg, was driving west when he tried to pass the car in front of him in a no-passing zone. When he crossed into the eastbound lane he collided head-on with an oncoming van. The driver of the van was not seriously injured but the teen driver was killed on the scene and his 16-year-old female passenger died at the hospital.