SARASOTA COUNTY, Fla. (WFLA) — Two people have died and two others were seriously hurt in a crash in Sarasota County on Monday evening, authorities said.
The crash happened around 6:30 p.m. at the intersection of North Indiana Avenue and Artists Avenue in Englewood.
The Florida Highway Patrol said an SUV was stopped at a stop sign on Artists before it entered the intersection and went into the path of another SUV.
The two vehicles collided, and the first SUV overturned. The driver, a 73-year-old Englewood woman, and her passenger, a 68-year-old woman from Grand Forks, North Dakota, died. Another passenger, a 68-year-old woman from Thier River Falls, Minnesota, was critically injured.
The other driver, a 25-year-old Englewood man, suffered serious injuries, according to the FHP.
Troopers said the crash remains under investigation.