Stephen T. Conrad, 67, was driving near the intersection of County Road 1200 North and Syracuse/Webster Road at around 6:13 p.m. local time when the wreck occurred. In the vehicle with Conrad was his 32-year-old son, Stephen, and his wife, Kimberly. When he reached the intersection, the family’s vehicle was struck by a car driving in the wrong lane.
Witnesses say the car, driven by 26-year-old Mickgomery W. Hisey, was attempting to pass another vehicle westbound while cresting a hill before arriving at the intersection. Stephen T. Conrad II and Kimberly R. Conrad died at the scene, reports Fox 59. The elder Conrad require extrication from the vehicle and was taken to Lutheran Hospital with serious injuries.
Hisey was transported to Parkview Regional Medical Center in critical condition, and his passenger, 23-year-old Brody Jordan, was taken to Lutheran Hospital in serious condition, according to Fox 59. The crash remains under investigation. Initial findings show that Hisey was participating in a drag race in the wrong lane when he struck the Conrads’ vehicle.
The following information is provided by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA):