LEE COUNTY, Fla.- A Three Oaks Elementary school band instructor is in critical condition after an early morning crash on Alico Road. Our news partners at the News-Press are saying that Willie Perry was the driver of the car that collided with a dump truck around 8:30 a.m. Perry suffered serious injuries and had to be airlifted as a trauma alert to Lee Memorial Hospital.
The truck driver was able to make it out of his vehicle unharmed.
The dump truck spilled about 100 gallons of diesel fuel as a result of the crash, which quickly brought Hazmat and Florida Department of Transportation crews out to the scene.
Crews were using sand to soak up the spilled fuel before allowing drivers to travel on the roadway.
Trust WINK News for the latest details