Moore Haven, Florida -Six men were killed in a Glades County, Florida truck accident when a tractor-trailer crashed into the van they were riding in.
The tractor-trailer apparently ran through a stop sign on SR 78 around 6:30am and hit the passenger side of the van.
At least two of the six occupants were ejected from the van. All six were pronounced dead at the scene of the accident.
The negligent tractor-trailer driver was transported to Lee Memorial Hospital for emergency medical treatment. Authorities have not yet released his name.
The investigation continues.
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