Two St. Cloud residents killed in U.S. 192 crash on Wednesday

Two St. Cloud senior citizens were killed in crash on Wednesday, after they drove into the path of an oncoming van, authorities said.

According to a Florida Highway Patrol report, the 75-year-old driver and his 74-year-old passenger were in a 2018 Ford vehicle headed eastbound on U.S. Highway 192 in St. Cloud at about 7:40 p.m. The Ford driver then attempted to make a left hand turn onto Old Melbourne Highway, but drove into the path of 2010 Ford van that was headed westbound on U.S. 192, the report stated. The front of the van struck the car on the right hand side. 

The couple in the car were pronounced dead at the scene. The van driver was taken to Osceola Regional Medical Center in critical condition.

None of the individuals were identified in the report because their families had not yet been notified.

The crash remains under investigation.