A truck that slammed into a parking lot in Florida, killing one person and injuring more than 30 others has left a lasting legacy for local officials.
The crash happened about 7:40 a.m.
Wednesday in the parking lot of Walmart, where the truck was parked.
The driver of the truck, a 40-year-old woman, was pronounced dead at the scene, said Rich Paul, the sheriff’s office in Tallahassee, Fla.
Her husband and three other people in the truck were taken to hospitals with injuries.
A total of six people were injured in the crash, which also caused at least $1 million in damage.
Two were treated at the hospital and released, and the rest were taken into custody, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.
More:The driver was identified as Jamiel L. Brown, a 29-year veteran of the agency who had been with the agency for about six years.
His family members said he worked for the sheriff and was a father of three.
The family members did not immediately return messages left Thursday.
Brown is from Mobile, Ala., and has lived in Florida for the past eight years, according a GoFundMe page set up to help his family.
His mother said Brown was a loving husband and father of two children.
Brown was also a father and son, according his sister, Lauren Brown.
His wife, Trina, and their three children are in their 20s, Lauren said.