LARGO — Police are investigating a crash that killed one person and injured two others late Tuesday.
A 79-year-old driver and his 75-year-old wife in a gold Lincoln were traveling south on U.S. 19, attempting to make a left turn into the Cove Cay condominiums when they were was struck by a blue Chevy Impala shortly after 8:30 p.m., according to Largo police.
Witnesses said the Chevy, driven by a 27-year-old Perry man, was northbound on U.S. 19 at a high rate of speed, police said.
The 75-year-old woman in the Lincoln died. The drivers of both vehicles were taken to a local hospital with serious injuries.
Investigators said speed and alcohol were "possible contributors to this crash," according to a report released by the Largo Police Department.
The identities of those involved had not been released late Wednesday afternoon.