PLANTATION (CBSMiami) – A single car accident in Plantation early Saturday morning led to the death of three people and a fourth person possibly facing charges.
It began around 4:30 a.m. on Broward Boulevard when two women in a car slammed into a tree near the intersection of NW 69th Avenue, according to The Sun-Sentinel. The women, both in their 20s, both got out of the car and that’s when a concerned driver pulled over to see if they needed help.READ MORE: Parkland first responder weighs in on Uvalde massacre: ‘It’s gut wrenching’
As the trio was standing outside their vehicles, a car driven by a Plantation man slammed into them, according to police. One of the women died on the scene. The second woman and the man who had stopped to help were both taken to Broward General Medical Center where they died.READ MORE: Residents fed up with Biscayne Bay parties
The driver of the second car was taken to Westside Regional Medical Center; no word on the extent of his injuries.
Police have not released the names of those who died or the injured.MORE NEWS: 'Hidden Worlds': An immersive voyage into deepest oceans & mesmerizing mangroves through state-of-the-art technology
The Sun-Sentinel contributed to this report.