PASCO COUNTY, Fla. (WFLA) — The Florida Highway Patrol said one person was killed after his car engulfed in flames following a crash Saturday morning on US-98.

Officials said a 36-year-old man was traveling north on US-98 approaching Station Hall Road when, for unknown reasons, he entered the path of another vehicle and collided head on.

Upon impact, the man’s vehicle became engulfed in flames, leaving the driver initially unidentified by officials.

The 53-year-old driver of the other vehicle suffered minor injuries. His 22-year-old female passenger is in serious condition.

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