PASCO COUNTY, Fla. -- A driver was traveling northbound on Shady Hills Rd. south of Sand Crane Dr. on Sunday around 6:30 a.m. when the car suddenly went off the road and the driver lost control.

The car sped through the median and onto oncoming traffic going southbound. The car had a head-on collision with a second vehicle and both drivers had to be taken to the Regional Medical Center of Bayonet Point.

44-year-old Yolanda Alexandria Ruiz, the driver traveling southbound, later died from sustained injuries.