Florida Keys

1 dead, several hurt in Keys crash

A car crash killed one person and closed U.S. 1 in both directions at mile marker 59 for more than three hours Sunday.

Priyanka Saboo, a 24-year-old visitor from India, died of injuries suffered in the 3:54 a.m. Sunday crash at mile marker 59. Saboo was a passenger in a 2015 Chevrolet Cruze driven north by Saurabh Saboo, 21, also of India, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.

The Cruze veered into the southbound lane, where it crashed head-on into a 1999 GMC Sierra pickup truck driven by Clifford Schade of Tavernier, according to the FHP.

Schade was seriously injured. A third passenger in the Cruze escaped with minor injuries.

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