Two young children die from crash in PCB

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PANAMA CITY BEACH, Fla. (WMBB) — First responders are on scene at Front Beach Road in front of Coconut Creek Family Fun Park after a serious crash with injuries Friday afternoon.

The crash happened around 3:30 p.m., according to the Florida Highway Patrol.

Officials said a 4-year-old boy died after being hit by the vehicle and his 6-year-old sister also died as a result of the wreck.

Officials are still trying to determine how this vehicle ended up crashing into the Park. This is a developing story and we will have more information as it becomes available.

Heather Coyle, was enjoying a walk with her daughter when she witnessed the aftermath moments after the crash.

“It was just something I wish I never saw today,” Coyle said.

It’s something that hit Coyle close to home.

“I was just like beside myself because I have grandbabies so it hit home. You just never know with stuff and it’s just traumatizing, I can’t even imagine what the family is going through right now,” Coyle said.

Authorities have now identified the driver as Scott Donaldson of Panama City Beach.

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