MOORE HAVEN, FL. -- A 2012 Toyota Camry driven by Shane Slocum, 30 was traveling north on County Road 721 about 3:09 p.m. Thursday, towards Bullhead Grade as the driver failed to maintain control of the vehicle. it traveled off the roadway towards the west shoulder and entered the shoulder, the vehicle's front struck a tree as the vehicle continued to travel north on the shoulder.
Slocum and passenger Samuel Andrew Slocum, age 1 were both critically injured and transported to St. Mary's Hospital.
The FHP has charged Slocum with careless driving.