CLEWISTON, FL. -- Megan Whitehead, 17 of Clewiston was traveling eastbound on Hunting Club in Montura Estates in central Hendry county Wednesday at 11:10 p.m. at a high rate of speed when for unknown reasons her 2014 Kia Forte exited the paved portion of the roadway, became airborne, struck a canal embankment and then overturned where it came to final rest.
She is in serious condition at Hendry Regional Hospital.
Passengers Reagan A. Roberts, 16 of Clewiston and Kendra B. Johnson, 17 of Mount Dora were critically injured and transferred to Lee Memorial Hospital in Fort Myers.
Whitehead was charged with careless driving and violation of driver license restrictions.