Beach Traffic Fatality

A Panama City woman was killed Tuesday morning in a traffic accident at Back Beach Road and Clara Ave.

Twenty-three-year-old Lacey Brugge of 1310 Stephen Drive was a passenger in an SUV driven by Damon Kimmel.

The vehicle made a left turn from Back Beach onto Clara and into the path of a dump truck which crashed into the passenger side of the SUV.

Miss Brugge was pronounced dead at the scene. Kimmel was injured and was taken to a local hospital for treatment.

The dump truck driver, 44-year-old John Gibbs, was not injured

Panama City Beach police are continuing their investigation.