One person was critically injured and two others are in serious condition following a two-vehicle collision on Millhopper Road Tuesday morning.
According to a Florida Highway Patrol (FHP) release, a 20-year-old Gainesville man was driving a Ford Mustang eastbound on Millhopper Road (County Road 232) at 7:20 a.m. when he left his lane and collided with a 31-year-old Gainesville man driving a Chevrolet Malibu westbound on Millhopper. The crash occurred near NW 69th Drive.
The two vehicles exited the roadway following the collision.
The Mustang driver and his passenger – a 16-year-old Gainesville man – were listed in serious condition. The Malibu driver is in critical condition. All three were wearing seatbelts.
Emergency responders transported the three to the UF Shands Hospital emergency room.