PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. — Two people are dead following a wrong-way crash on a Florida highway.

The Palm Beach Post reports that crash occurred early Tuesday morning, shortly after midnight, on the Beeline Highway in Palm Beach Gardens.

Police say Richard Bryan was in the oncoming lanes of the roadway when he smashed into 25-year-old Nancy Pope. Both were killed in the crash. A third person was taken to a nearby hospital and later released.

Police didn’t immediately say why Bryan was in the wrong lane.

Information from: The Palm Beach (Fla.) Post,

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