Killed was 66 year old Kurt Graetzer and his wife, 63 year old Pamela Graetzer of Bradenton, Fl.
The Florida Highway Patrol says a box truck driven by 47 year old Devin R. Endresen of Cantonement failed to stop for a line of traffic which was stop. He crashed into the rear of the car carrying the Bradenton, Florida couple, which then hit the car in front of it and the chain reaction continued until 7 vehicles were involved.
In addition to the two fatalities three other people were injured according to troopers.
Charges against the Box Truck driver are pending.