Two Florida residents killed in Nelsonia head-on crash


Two Florida residents were fatally injured on the afternoon of Tuesday, Nov. 21, when their vehicle crossed into oncoming traffic on U.S. Route 13 near Nelsonia and hit a truck.

Augusto Santos Aguilar, 69, of Tampa, Florida, was driving a 2021 Mazda sedan northbound on Route 13, said State Police spokeswoman Michelle Anaya.

Preliminary investigations showed Aguilar’s vehicle crossed over into the southbound lane and struck the 2021 Freightliner head-on. 

Aguilar was transported to Riverside Shore Memorial Hospital, where he died, Anaya said.

The rear-seat passenger, Allyssa Marie Aguilar, 17, also of Tampa, Florida, daughter of the deceased driver, died upon impact.

The front-seat passenger, wife, and mother, Maria Jennifer Aguilar, was transported to a Salisbury, Md., hospital with non-life threatening injuries. 

The driver of the Freightliner, Ervin Jose Mizriky, 63, of Henrico, suffered serious non-life threatening injuries, and was transported to Riverside Shore Memorial Hospital.

No charges have been filed, Anaya said.

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