One person dead after crash in Panama City

PANAMA CITY, Fla (WJHG/WECP) - One person is dead and another is in the hospital after a crash at the intersection of 15th Street and Martin Luther King, Jr. Boulevard in Panama City.

According to the Panama City Police Department, a driver was driving at a high speed when they hit another car around 3:30 a.m. Police say the driver of the first car is in the hospital and there are charges pending.

The driver of the car that was hit died at the scene. No names will be released until the next of kin is notified.