BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The woman who police say was killed after she rammed a day care van in Pompano Beach Friday was from Boca Raton.
Keturah Kelly, 24, of Clear Creek Place — in Logger's Run — died at the scene.
According to the Broward Sheriff's Office:
The woman killed Friday afternoon when she crashed into the back of a daycare van was 24-year-old Keturah Kelly of Boca Raton. Kelly's dark blue Nissan Altima was travelling at a high rate of speed when it rear-ended the daycare van. Six children and the woman driving the daycare van were injured.
Broward Sheriff’s Office traffic homicide investigators said the crash happened at 2:41 p.m. at the intersection of Northwest 27th Avenue and Northwest 9th Street in a residential area in Pompano Beach. Pompano Beach Fire Rescue responded along with BSO.
PBFR paramedics treated the children and their driver, 52-year-old Veronica Blackman, on scene and transported them to Broward Health North and Broward Health Medical Center. None appeared to have life-threatening injuries. The cause of the crash is under investigation.
BocaNewsNow.com is the leading site for news and information based in Boca Raton, Florida. We have surpassed 1.3-million page views.
We remind readers that an arrest is an accusation. Guilt or innocence is determined in a court of law.
Posting comments? Note that ip addresses are logged and may, at the discretion of the publisher, be shared with law enforcement in unique situations.
For advertising information or to submit news tips, please email news(at)BocaNewsNow.com.
BocaNewsNow(TM) is a Trademark of MetroDesk Media, LLC. The name may not be used without express written permission.