Three dead after Tampa-bound church van crashes - FOX 13 News

Three dead after Tampa-bound church van crashes

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ESTERO (FOX 13) -

Three people were killed and more than a dozen others remain in the hospital after a church van crashed on its way to Tampa.

It happened on  I-75 near Estero, just south of Fort Myers.

Sixteen members from a church in Broward County were headed to a convention here in Tampa.  When the van's tire flew off, the driver lost control.

The van landed on its roof, trapping several people inside.

A 62-year-old woman was killed instantly and two young men later died in the hospital.

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