FORT LAUDERDALE (CBSMiami/AP) – An investigation is underway after a rollover crash in Tamarac left two teenage girls dead.
It happened last Thursday, May 28th, around 4:30 a.m. at the intersection of Rock Island Road and West Commercial Boulevard in Tamarac.READ MORE: Hey, South Florida, Look Before You Sit! Beware Of Iguanas In The Toilet!
According to the Broward Sheriff’s Office, a 14-year-old was behind the wheel of Toyota Corolla, with three other teens as passengers on board, when the car was struck on the passenger side by a Ford pickup truck driven by 68-year-old Roosevelt Nelson. The force of the impact caused the Corolla to roll over.READ MORE: Biden Administration Facing Questions Over Troubling New Images From Southern Border
Marjorie Petit Frere, 16, and Valerie Petit Frere, 13, in the Corolla died as a result of the crash. The Corolla’s driver and a 16-year-old passenger were Broward Health Medical Center.
Nelson was not hospitalized.MORE NEWS: Three Dead In Shooting Outside Of A Wendy's In Hallandale Beach
Sheriff’s investigators are trying to determine who had the right of way in the intersection. No charges have been reported at this time.