Mother and child killed in single car accident; Others in serious and critical condition

WASHINGTON COUNTY – A mother and her five children were involved in a single car accident this weekend which took the life of the parent and one of the children.  The crash happened at aproximately10:30 p.m. on  November 27 at the intersection of Lucas Lake Road and Village Drive.

Florida Department of Highway Patrol said  the driver of the SUV, a 34-year-old female from Chipley, was traveling east on Lucas Lake Road when she failed to negotiate a right curve in the roadway and traveled off the paved portion of the roadway and onto the shoulder. FDOH said the SUV began to overturn and overturned into a tree. The SUV came to rest on its left side facing north. The mother and an 8-year-old child died from the accident. Four other children in the car with ages ranging from 6 to 13 were taken to local hospitals with serious to critical level injuries. 

FDOH said it is unknown if all the passengers were wearing seatbelts at the time of the accident. 

This article originally appeared on Washington County News: Mother and child killed in single car accident; Others in serious and critical condition

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