1 dead in crash along US Highway 1 in Fort Lauderdale

Police say driver crossed into opposite lanes of traffic


FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – A driver was killed in a Sunday morning crash along U.S. Highway 1 in Fort Lauderdale, police said.

The two-vehicle crash happened about 5 a.m. near Northeast 33rd Court.

Fort Lauderdale police said one of the drivers lost control and crossed into the opposite lanes, hitting another vehicle.

The driver who lost control died at the scene. He was later identified as Pedro Cisneros, 54. The other driver wasn't hurt but was taken to a hospital as a precaution.

A trail of debris was strewn all over the highway.

The crash shut down lanes in the area.