A man from Crestview has been killed in a head-on vehicle collision, in which he was a passenger of, in the early morning hours of Sunday.
Florida Highway Patrol reports that a 28-year-old, Calvin Wilks was driving a 1998 Acura along with his passenger, Derek Varner when the incident happened.
The incident happened at approximately 1 A.M. on Pandora Drive, south of the intersection of Hammock Road on Saturday morning.
According to reports, Wilks hit another car head-on on Pandora Drive. His passenger 30-year-old Derek Varner took the brunt of the impact causing him to be dead at the scene.
State Troopers state that Varner was not wearing a seatbelt and do not believe that alcohol was the cause of the crash.
The driver whom Wilks’ hit was a 19-year-old woman from Crestview who was driving in a 1994 Chevrolet pickup truck. Her name was not released pending next of kin.
The 19-year-old was severely injured and was rushed to Fort Walton Beach Medical Center.
Florida State Troopers are still investigating the cause of the accident.