One person killed in motorcycle accident near Fort Walton Beach

Published: Jan. 14, 2017 at 10:45 PM CST
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One person was killed Saturday a car drove into the path of an oncoming motorcycle.

It happened around one o'clock on Saturday near Fort Walton Beach.

FHP officials said a Maria Louis Blackmon, was stopped at the three-way intersection of Comanche Street at Martin Luther King Jr., Boulevard..

A motorcyclist was heading north in the inside lane of MLK Jr., Boulevard.

Troopers said Blackmon made a left turn and drove directly into the bike's path.

Officials say the motorcyclist's passenger, Melinda Gail Cornelius, 54, was killed. Charges in this case are still pending.