JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – A 56-year-old St. Augustine woman died early Saturday morning after her disabled car was struck by another vehicle, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.
The incident happened at 1:25 a.m. in the southbound lanes of I-95 at Mile Marker 335.
According to FHP, a Ford Flex driven by 35-year-old Jason Scales of Anderson, S.C., swerved into the center lane to avoid a piece of debris, striking the side of 56-year-old Yvette Montgomery's Toyota Avalon, which was disabled by a previous crash.
Montgomery was transported to UF Health at Jacksonville, where she was pronounced dead.
Scales and a passenger of the Ford Flex, Jason Pless, were taken to Baptist South with minor injuries.