Two seriously injured in Jefferson County crash

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By: Aubrey Brown | WCTV Eyewitness News
March 8, 2018

JEFFERSON CO., Fla. (WCTV) -- Two people were seriously injured in a crash in Jefferson County Wednesday night.

According to the Florida Highway Patrol, the crash happened around 8:45 p.m. on US-19 at County Road 257.

The crash report states that 26-year-old Troy Siplin was turning left onto County Road 257 from US-19 when he failed to yield to a Ford Fusion traveling east on US-19. The Fusion, driven by 78-year-old Janie Houck, collided with the right side of Siplin's vehicle.

Siplin and three passengers in the car were taken to Tallahassee Memorial hospital for the treatment of minor injuries. A fourth passenger, 20-year-old Carlisha Kimmons, was transported in serious condition.

Houck was also taken to Tallahassee Memorial Hospital with serious injuries. A 14-year-old boy who was a passenger in the Ford suffered minor injuries.

Siplin has been charged with driving without a license and failure to yield the right of way.

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