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Unborn Twin Killed In State Road 528 Crash

ORANGE COUNTY, Florida – An unborn twin died of injuries that she sustained in a vehicle crash that occurred near the intersection of State Roads 528 and 520 around 1:35 p.m. on Friday, November 18, 2016.

52-year-old Adam Latham of Melbourne, Florida was driving a 2012 Kia westbound on State Road 520. Meanwhile, 23-year-old Jamie Lanford of Orlando, Florida was driving a 2013 Volkswagen eastbound on State Road 520.

According to the Florida Highway Patrol, Latham attempted to make a left turn to travel onto westbound State Road 528 and pulled into the direct path of the Volkswagen. The front of the Volkswagen struck the right side of the Kia which caused the Volkswagen to overturn.

Lanford, who was pregnant with female twins, suffered minor injuries. However, one of the twins died after Lanford arrived at the hospital. Latham suffered minor injuries.

Both drivers were wearing their seat belts at the time of the crash and FHP says that alcohol was not a factor in the crash.

The crash remains under investigation and charges are pending.

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