A 73-year-old woman from Arcadia was killed in a crash in DeSoto County around 2:40 p.m. Tuesday, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.
The woman was driving south in a 1998 Oldsmobile the along County Road 661 when she attempted to turn left onto Southwest Garner Avenue. She traveled into the northbound lane and collided with a 2015 Ford F450, according to FHP.
Both vehicles came to rest in a ditch after crash. The female driver of the Oldsmobile was pronounced dead at the scene.
The name of the deceased driver has not yet been released, pending family notification.