2 Bartram Trail High School students hurt in racing crash
ST. JOHNS COUNTY, Fla. -- Two students from Bartram Trail High School were hurt in a street-racing crash.
The driver of a 2000 Toyota pickup truck, a 16-year-old boy, is recovering with non life-threatening injuries at Baptist South.
The passenger, a 16-year-old boy, is at UF Health with life-threatening injuries.
The St. Johns County Sheriff's Office said the crash happened Wednesday morning along Longleaf Pine Parkway near Orange Branch Trail.
Deputies say a preliminary investigation revealed speed was a factor in the crash.
Deputies confirmed the vehicle was racing another car at the time of the crash.
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