One Dead - Many Injured In Hendry Crash
CLEWISTON, FL. -- Roeri Marrero, 32 from Clewiston died in a Monday morning crash near midnight on US 27. 43-year old passenger Carmen Vazquez suffered serious injuries.
Her 2003 Ford SUV was traveling west in the inside lane on US-27 just east of County Road 835. Vehicle 2, a 2009 Toyota was traveling west in the outside lane on US-27 just east of County Road 835. The right side portion of Vehicle 1 and the left side portion of Vehicle 2 struck in a sideswipe type collision.
The Toyota was driven by Dipankar Biswas, 34 of India, and passenger Pampa Biswas, 28 also of India
After impact, Vehicle 1 traveled southwest into the median, striking multiple traffic control signs. Vehicle 1 rotated counter clockwise and began to overturn. Vehicle 2 traveled northwest onto the north shoulder and began to rotate counter clockwise. Vehicle 1 came to final rest in the eastbound lanes facing southeast in the inside and outside lane. Vehicle 2 came to final rest facing southeast on the north shoulder.
All the occupants in Vehicle 1 were ejected from the Vehicle and transported to the hospital prior to FHP arrival. Driver 1 was pronounced deceased at the hospital.
Additional Vehicle 1 passengers:
Lynette Concepcion, 11 years old, Clewiston Florida, with serious injuries and transported to Delray Regional
Yonel Concepcion, 18 years old, Clewiston Florida, with serious injuries, and transported to Delray Regional
Calos Marrero, 5 years old, Clewiston Florida, with serious injuries, and transported to St Mary Hospital