Woman in critical condition following crash on US 301

According to the Florida Highway Patrol a 23-year-old woman is in critical condition following a crash on US 301 early Monday morning. 

FHP says the driver of a Chevy Silverado failed to yield for traffic when entering the northbound lanes of US 301 and caused the front of the Honda Accord to collide with the left side of its trailer. 

Investigators say that collision caused the Honda Accord to become disabled in the northbound inside lane, which caused the front of the Ford F-250 to collide with the rear of the Honda Accord. The Chevy Silverado and trailer came to final rest in the median at the initial area of collision. The Ford and Honda traveled approximately 100 feet north coming to final rest in the outside ditch facing northeast. 

FHP says the passenger in the Honda Accord, 23-year-old Amy Benson was transported to Shands of Gainesville in critical condition.

FHP reports charges are still pending.

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