Woman dies in Pinellas car accident


Woman dies in Pinellas car accident


A 75-year-old woman died late Sunday afternoon in a 2 car accident  in Pinellas County.


Troopers say the woman, Janet Vajen of The Villages, was a passenger in a car that attempted to turn left onto Lake Tarpon Drive from US-19. The car, driven by 75-year-old Herbert Vajen, turned into the path of a 2nd vehicle traveling north on US-19 causing the accident.


In total, 4 other people were taken to the hospital, all in serious condition.


Charges are pending at this time.

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