Police news: FHP identifies 3 killed in Osceola crash

The Florida Highway Patrol has identified the three people who were killed in a head-on Osceola County crash on Tuesday.

They were identified as Vinicius Santos, 34, of Boca Raton; Teoldulu Diaz Lopez, 53, of Texas; and Carlos Estrada Sanchez, 25, of Florida

According to the Florida Highway Patrol, Santos was driving a 2011 Honda van eastbound on State Road 60 near Peavine road at about 5:50 a.m. A 2008 Honda Pilot was being driven by Lopez westbound at the same time.

For an unknown reason, Lopez entered the westbound lane and hit the Honda head-on, a patrol report stated.

The crash killed both drivers and Sanchez, a passenger in the Honda.

Man killed in U.S. 192 crash

A Daytona Beach man was killed Monday in a crash on U.S. Highway 192.

According to the Florida Highway Patrol, Nestor Vargas Rodriguez, 66, of Kissimmee was driving a semi-truck on westbound U.S. 192 in the right land at about 4:45 a.m. For an unknown reason, a 2019 Kia Optima was stopped in the eastbound right lane, a patrol report stated. Inside the Kia was Kenneth Noble, 72, of Daytona Beach.  Rodriguez was unable to avoid the Kia and the semi-truck slammed into the rear. Noble was pronounced dead at

the scene.