2 killed in Tuesday accident

Published: Tuesday, July 22, 2014 at 12:08 PM.

CHIPLEY - An early morning accident claimed two lives in Washington County Tuesday morning.

The Florida Highway Patrol reports Daniel Alford, 30, of Panama City Beach was traveling southbound on State Road 77 near Clayton Road around 2:30 a.m. Tuesday, July 22, when he crossed the centerline, entering the path of Glen Devuyst, 46, of Chipley, who was traveling in the northbound lane.

Alford's 2002 BMW 530i collided head-on with Devuyst's 2008 Toyota Scion.

Alford succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced dead at Northwest Florida Community Hospital in Chipley, and Devuyst was pronounced deceased on scene.

The FHP reports Devuyst was wearing his seatbelt; however, Alford was not restrained.

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