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Five kids, two adults transported to local hospital after rollover crash in Fort Myers

Posted at 7:22 AM, Mar 05, 2021
and last updated 2021-03-05 07:24:53-05

FORT MYERS, Fla. — Florida Highway Patrol is investigating two crashes that occurred at approximately 11:08 pm on Werner Drive and Palm Beach Boulevard.

According to FHP, the first vehicle was involved in a rollover with two adults and 5 children under the age of 13.

All of them were transported to a local area hospital.

One adult and one child were seriously injured and the others had minor injuries.

The second crash involved a vehicle that collided with the initial rollover vehicle.

The vehicle that struck the already rolled-over vehicle had no reported injuries.

The crash remains under investigation.