Teenager Dies In Islamorada Car Accident

Her vehicle sideswiped several trees before it came to a stop.

By Karen Franklin
|  Sunday, Apr 8, 2012  |  Updated 5:55 PM EDT
View Comments (
)
|
Email
|
Print
Teenager Dies In Islamorada Car Accident

AP

Florida Highway Patrol

A 17-year-old Big Pine Key teenager died in a fatal car accident Sunday morning in Islamorada, Florida Highway Patrol said.

Emily Grace Bunch, who was wearing her seat belt, crashed into multiple trees around 6 a.m. near Mile Marker 77.

Authorities said that as Brunch was driving south, her car began travelling across the northbound lanes of the highway for unknown reasons.

Her vehicle sideswiped several trees and struck two trees in the front of the vehicle before it rotated and came to a stop, according to FHP.

Get the latest headlines sent to your inbox!
View Comments (
)
|
Email
|
Print
Leave Comments
What's New
Get Our New iPad App
Now optimized for iPad, NBC 6... Read more
Follow Us
Sign up to receive news and updates that matter to you.
Send Us Your Story Tips
Check Out