2:28 P.M. UPDATE — Two people who were killed Monday night in a Lehigh crash have been identified.
Jennifer Marie Post, 24, and Barry A. Williams, Jr., 26, both of Lehigh, were killed when Post’s 1992 Ford Ranger collided with another vehicle.
That vehicle, a 2000 Ford Mustang, was driven by Lisban Ramirez, 22, of Lehigh Acres. The passenger in that vehicle has been identified as Elizabeth Marie Soto, 19, of Fort Myers.
Ramirez and Soto are listed in critical but stable condition at Lee Memorial Hospital.
The sheriff’s office reports that Ramirez and Soto were both wearing seatbelts. Post was wearing her seatbelt, while Williams was not.
11:42 A.M. UPDATE ? The Lee County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help in finding a vehicle that is believed to have been seen leaving the scene of a fatal crash in Lehigh.
Witnesses describe the vehicle as a small, dark, sports model with a loud exhaust ? possibly a Honda. This vehicle left the area before law enforcement arrived on scene.
Anyone who would like to provide information about this vehicle and who wishes to remain anonymous can do so through Crime Stoppers at 1-800-780-TIPS (8477). All callers will remain anonymous and will be eligible for a reward of up to $1,000. Tips may also be made online at http://www.swflcriimestoppers.org .
The occupants of a car that crashed head-on into a pickup in Lehigh Monday night remain in critical condition at Lee Memorial Hospital.
At 9:14 p.m., the Lee County Sheriff?s Office received a report of a crash at East 6th Street and Highland Avenue. Deputies responded to the scene and discovered a Ford Mustang and Ford Ranger pickup had been involved in a head-on collision.
The occupants of the pickup, a male and a female, died at the scene. The occupants of the Mustang, also a male and a female, were transported to Lee
Memorial Hospital in critical condition. Both remain in critical condition today. Investigators are currently attempting to identify all of those involved.
Detectives with the sheriff’s office Traffic Homicide Unit have determined the Mustang crossed the center line and drove into the path of the pickup.