Florida (November 27, 2011) Two people were killed and two seriously injured in a rollover crash on I-95 north in Volusia County. The fatal accident happened at 3:10 p.m. near mile marker 235.
According to the Florida Highway Patrol, a 2005 Chrysler van and a 2010 Chevrolet pickup were traveling north in the left lane. The driver of the Chrysler van changed from the left lane into the right lane, then attempted to change back into the left lane, and struck the front bumper of the 2010 Chevrolet pickup driven by Daniel Robert Wood.
The driver of the van, John McGarvey, lost control of the vehicle and went into the center grass median. The van hit a tree, causing the vehicle to rollover. It came to rest on its roof along the tree line.
Two of the passengers in the Chrysler van were ejected in the collision. The driver and his wife, Elizabeth McGarvey, were trapped in the wreckage. Patricia Jackson, 42, and James Jackson, 19, sustained serious injuries and were transported to Halifax Medical Center.
John McGarvey, 64, and the front seat passenger, Elizabeth McGarvey, 59, were pronounced dead at the scene. Both were wearing seat belts.
Daniel Robert Wood and his two passengers were not injured.
The Florida Highway Patrol is investigating the fatal accident.