Crash on Morris Bridge Road kills one

A Zephyrhills woman was killed Friday morning in a head-on collision on Morris Bridge Road.

She's identified as 69-year-old Rita Marie Sutliff.
 
Based on preliminary information, Kunjummen Arun Babu, 19, of Zephyhills was traveling north on Morris Bridge Road around 4 a.m. when he drove left of center and struck Sutliff head-on.
 
Sutliff was extricated from her vehicle and was pronounced dead at the scene.
 
Detectives believe both vehicles were traveling at about 50 mph. They say alcohol or drugs do not appear to be a factor.
 
The crash remains under investigation and no charges have been filed.
 
 
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