Trucks crashes into Fort Lauderdale home, 1 dead, 2 critically hurt

FORT LAUDERDALE, FLA. (WSVN) - Fort Lauderdale Fire Rescue was on the scene where a landscaping truck struck a home in Fort Lauderdale, taking the life of one person and leaving two others critically injured.

According to Fort Lauderdale Police, the incident occurred at a home along Northwest 13th Street and 23rd Avenue, at around 1:15 p.m., Tuesday.

Police said the truck driver lost control after suffering a medical issue and drove into the home. The impact killed him and sent two other people to the hospital.

According to officials, the landscaping truck was towing a trailer with equipment, including a lawnmower. The crash caused a lawnmower to propel onto the roof of the home.

No one in the home was injured.

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