One killed, two critical after wreck

Special to The Star
Published: Monday, March 31, 2014 at 10:22 AM.

PORT ST. JOE -- An Eastpoint woman was killed and two people from Port St. Joe were in critical condition in a head-on crash on U.S. 98 east of Good Morning Road Friday afternoon, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.

Jeanetta Hawkins, 42, was driving west when a 2010 Chevrolet Tahoe carrying Richard McDonald and Mary McDonald crossed the center line and collided with the 2011 Ford Transit carrying Hawkins.

Hawkins was killed, and Richard McDonald, 72, and Mary McDonald, 67, were listed as critically injured.

No charges have been filed and the FHP is investigating the crash. Only Mary McDonald was wearing a safety belt.

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