Four people were killed and one person was seriously injured late Tuesday night in a violent two-car crash on U.S. 27 north of Interstate 75 in Weston, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.
Nathan Lee Wine, 27, was alone in a car traveling south in the northbound lane when he crashed into an oncoming SUV, according to FHP. He died in his veheicle.
In the SUV were: Hermis Ruiz, 67, of Clewiston; Daisy Zayas, 62, of Clewiston; Ines Zayas-Pena, 63, and and Minerio Ruiz Torres, 69, both listed as living in Cuba.
Ruiz, Zayas and Zayas-Pena all died in the SUV while Torres was taken to Broward Health North with serious injuries.
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All northbound lanes were closed Tuesday night as troopers investigated the crash, said Sgt Mark Wysocky. The lanes reopened at 3 a.m. Wednesday.
FHP did not release details on the cause of the crash.