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Traffic Crash in the Buckingham Area
Tuesday, August 27, 2013

On Monday August 26, 2013, at approximateltly 7:43, the Lee County Sheriff’s Office received a 911 call regarding a head on crash at 6321 Buckingham Road.

Due to the nature of the incident,  a detective with the Sheriffs Office Traffic Unit was assigned to investigate.

The investigation revealed the 2006 Chrysler 300 driven by Sonny Ozina and the accompanying front seat passenger Tina Galan were traveling south on Buckingham road. A 2003 Chevrolet Silverado driven by Gary Travis Smith was traveling north on Buckingham Road. At some point, the Chevrolet drove left of center and struck the Chrysler head on. The impact caused all three occupants to sustain serious injuries in the crash and were transported to Health Park Hospital.

The preliminary investigation has determined alcohol is going to be a factor in the crash.

The Lee County Sheriffs Traffic Unit is requesting information from anyone who may have witness the crash. To report any information please contact the traffic unit at, 239-477-1000 or 239-477-1636.

2003 Chevorlet: Gary Travis Smith (DOB 03/01/1977), 11586 SE Foster Avenue, Arcadia

2006 Chrysler: Sonny Lee Ozuna (DOB 08/26/1981), 903 Pine Street, Immokalee

Tina Galan (DOB 05/16/1985), 1821 Reid Street, Lehigh Acres

Media inquiries are directed to the Public Information Officer at (239) 477-1340