FORT LAUDERDALE (CBSMiami) – One person was killed, more than half a dozen others, in a violent two vehicle crash in Coconut Creek.

Police said the accident happened Sunday, around 6:45 p.m., at the intersection of Sample Road and NW 42nd Avenue.

One person was pronounced dead on the scene. Seven others were taken to Broward Health Medical Center and Broward Health North.

Police are investigating the cause of the crash.

CBSMiami.com Team