Ileana Torres Killed in Car Crash On State Route 70 in Okeechobee County

Jul 5, 2016 Posted by in Car Accident, Highway Accident, SUV Rollover

The Florida Highway Patrol reports that  Ileana Del Carmen Torres, 60, of Hialeah, was killed this morning in a two car crash on State Route 70 west of 112th Avenue in rural Okeechobee County, Critically injured were Andres Torres and Danny Walizer.

The FHP press release states that Danny Walizer, 22, of Okeechobee, was traveling eastbound in a Mazda SUV on SR 70 in the westbound lane, as he attempted to pass. Andrea Torres, 26, of Hialeah, was traveling westbound on SR 70 in a Ford SUV.

For reasons not stated or known, both vehicles ran onto the northbound grass shoulder and collided with each other. Both vehicles spun around after impact and then Torres’ vehicle flipped onto its left side.

Torres’ passenger, Ileana Del Carmen Torres was killed and the two other men are now in critical condition.

The crash remains under investigation. Charges are pending.

We at DeBerard Injury Attorney want everyone connected to this terrible accident to know we are wishing the best for them. Such an accident can have consequences that last for years.

In the case of someone being negligent in an automobile accident, a case may exist against the instigator in the form of a wrongful death suit.

 

 

 

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