Crestview wreck seriously injures one

Published: Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 06:11 PM.

CRESTVIEW — Officials are investigating a crash on County Road and Hunting Meadows Drive that seriously injured one.

According to the Florida Highway Patrol press release, 43-year-old Crestview resident Kristi Lynn Speranza was traveling eastbound on County Road 188 when she crossed into the westbound lanes toward the north shoulder.

Speranza then veered her 2012 Ford Fiesta right and went into the westbound lane into the path of 68-year-old Laurel Hill resident Mikell Ellis Green, the release said.

Speranza’s vehicle then collided head on with Green’s 1999 Sterling Dump truck, the release said. The collision caused $12,000 of damages to the Fiesta and $10,000 to the Sterling.

Speranza was seriously injured in the crash and was taken to Sacred Heart Hospital in Pensacola, the release said. Green was not injured.

Alcohol is not believed to be a factor.

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