One person is dead and another in critical condition after an accident Monday morning on Highway 79, north of Panama City Beach.
The Florida Highway Patrol says 68-year-old Erna Edwards of Oxford, Alabama was driving north on Highway 79 about a mile south of West Bay.
A car driven by 18-year-old Anthony Attaway of Altha, Florida was heading south and swerved into her lane. The cars hit head-on.
Ms. Edwards was killed instantly. Attaway was thrown from his vehicle and is listed in critical condition at a local hospital.
Three passengers in Ms. Edwards car were taken to the hospital with what are being described as "non-life threatening" injuries.