Six taken to the hospital after a crash in Jackson County

JACKSON COUNTY, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - Six people are in the hospital after a Christmas Eve crash in Jackson County.

According to Florida Highway Patrol, 55-year-old Timothy Lamar Stephens was heading north on Sylvania Plantation Road just before 7 p.m. with two passengers.

They say Stephens crossed over the center line for an unknown reason, hitting a car driven by 18-year-old Katelyn Marie Shepard.

Stephens was taken to a local hospital with serious injuries, his two passengers were also taken for minor injuries.

Shepard and her two passengers were also taken to a local hospital, with one passenger in serious condition.