Two women were killed and two other people were injured Saturday after a multi-vehicle crash involving golf carts in The Villages.
The incident happened on County Road 466A at Morse Boulevard at about noon.
The Florida Highway Patrol said that the driver of an SUV, David Martin McCurry, 58, of Fruitland Park suffered a medical emergency while driving through the intersection.
McCurry became unconscious as the SUV traveled into the outside lane, then hit a curb and traveled onto the grass shoulder. The SUV hit a speed limit sign, then accelerated into a designated golf cart path.
Kevin Earl Bruce, 62, of The Villages, was driving in a golf cart and saw the approaching SUV. Bruce was able to swerve out of the vehicle’s path, but the SUV clipped the golf cart on the right side.
The SUV then hit the back of another golf cart. The driver and the passenger were ejected. Nancy Ann Vonnostitz, the 66-year-old driver, was taken to The Villages Regional Medical Hospital, where she died. The passenger of the golf cart, 68-year-old Marsha Eger of Trumsberg, N.Y., was taken to Ocala Regional Medical Center, where she died.
A pedestrian, Brian Williams, 34, of Wildwood was also struck. He was seriously injured and taken to Ocala Regional Medical Center.
McCurry was taken to The Villages Regional Medical Hospital for serious injuries.