An elderly Fort Walton Beach woman died in the accident. The other driver was arrested for driving with a suspended license.
FORT WALTON BEACH — The woman who died after a traffic crash on Hollywood Boulevard on Friday evening was identified Saturday as 77-year-old Carrie Lee Preston of Fort Walton Beach, according to police.
The accident occurred about 6:40 p.m. Police say a 2012 Chevrolet SUV driven by 49-year-old Julie Glover was making a left turn onto Hollywood from Chicago Avenue and struck Preston's 2018 Toyota sedan that was heading west on Hollywood.
The Toyota veered onto the median and struck a tree, according to police. Preston was taken to Fort Walton Beach Medical Center, where she was pronounced dead.
Glover was arrested for driving with a suspended license. The accident remains under investigation.