Double fatal crash overnight in Hudson | News
Hudson, Florida -- Two people were killed in a crash on US 19 Sunday night.
According to FHP, 81-year-old Albert Friedman, of Hudson, was traveling northbound on US Hwy 19 in the center lane while a man and woman were also traveling northbound in the outside lane.
At some point in time, troopers say Friedman's Volkswagon sedan swerved to the right and into the back of the Saturn sedan.
Both cars overturned and hit a lightpole on the eastern shoulder of the roadway.
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Bridgette Ewing, 46, of Spring Hill, and Vincent Dicristo, 44, of Hudson, died at the scene. Friedman was taken to Bayonet Point in serious condition.
As part of this investigation, FHP has stated that Friedman did have alcohol in his system. Charges are still pending.