On 5/12/20, 12:20 PM a traffic crash occurred at Wiscon Road near Medical Park Boulevard that involved a fatality. Vehicle 1, a sedan, was traveling eastbound on Wiscon Road, east of Quarterhorse Lane. Vehicle 2, a passenger bus and vehicle 3, another sedan were traveling westbound on Wiscon Road, east of Quarterhorse Lane, with the passenger bus ahead of the third vehicle. For an unknown reason, the driver of the first vehicle lost control and caused the vehicle to cross the roadway and enter into the path of the passenger bus. As a result, the first vehicle collided with the bus nearly head-on and caught fire. Following the initial collision, the third vehicle collided with the rear of the bus. The driver of the first vehicle suffered fatal injuries at the scene of the crash. The driver of the bus and a one-year-old in the third vehicle suffered no injuries. The driver of the third vehicle and a passenger on the bus suffered minor injuries.
The Hernando Sun will update as further information becomes available.