2 women killed in head-on crash in Martin County

Published: Thursday, January 7, 2010 at 8:38 a.m.
Last Modified: Thursday, January 7, 2010 at 8:38 a.m.

HOBE SOUND, Fla. — Two women were killed in a head-on crash in Martin County.

The Florida Highway Patrol reports that a car and a sport utility vehicle traveling on U.S. 1 crashed Wednesday afternoon on Hobe Sound. One woman died at the scene and another died while being flown by helicopter to a West Palm Beach hospital.

Traffic was stopped for several hours in both directions.

The cause of the crash was not clear.

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