Largo, Florida – UPDATE: The investigation continues. 2 cars, 2 fatal and 2 drivers. A jeep traveling southbound on Keene Rd. @ Bellair and Rosery Rd. when she hit a curb... she bounced over into the traffic of a Lincoln Towncar. The driver of the jeep died at the scene.
The driver of the Lincoln was taken to Bayfront and died.
Largo Police are working double fatal traffic homicide that occurred Saturday night around 11:30 p.m. on Keene road just south of Belleair Rd. in Largo.
According to police Jennifer Jones was driving a 1997 Jeep was traveling Southbound on Keene Road. The Jeep hit the curb on the west side of the road which caused it to bounce back into the northbound lanes of Keene Road.
A 2003 Lincoln Towncar driven by Gerald Heatley was traveling northbound and crashed into the Jeep. Jones died on scene and Heatley was taken to Bayfront where he passed away.
Largo Police Department's Traffic Homicide Unit is still investigating the crash. At this time, it is unknown whether alcohol or narcotics played a role in the crash.
We will have more information on this accident when it becomes available.
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