Clermont, FL Car Accident: East Ridge High School student killed, 5 others injured in a horrific car accident.
Clermont Police Department is currently investigating a two-vehicle crash that killed one and left five others with severe injuries in the area of S Highway 27 and Legendary Boulevard on Tuesday.
According to Clermont Police Department, officers responded to the intersection of south Highway 27 and Legendary Boulevard at approximately 6 p.m. Upon officers arrival, they found several people trapped inside a BMW and a Chevrolet following a rollover crash.
Preliminary investigation revealed a white BMW was traveling northbound on South Highway 27 and for unknown reasons crossed over into the southbound lanes and landed on a red Chevrolet traveling in the southbound lanes.
The front-seat passenger in the BMW was pronounced dead at the scene. Three were airlifted to Orlando Regional Medical Center and two others transported to local hospitals by Lake EMS.
The crash is under investigation.