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Two thousand gals of fuel leaked after crash

MERRITTY ISLAND, FL (WFLX) - A fiery crash on a highway in Merritt Island has killed two people.

The Florida Highway Patrol says a pickup truck tried to pass a tanker and lost control smashing into the side of it.

Both vehicles flew over the overpass embankment and exploded into flames. The tanker burned on top of the overpass leaking roughly 2,000 gallons of fuel.

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