Navarre woman dies after head-on crash with alleged drunk driver, FHP reports

Northwest Florida

UPDATE 6:45 AM 9/26/21: From FHP:

The victim passed away last night due to the injuries sustained in the crash. Randall McBride is officially under arrest and will be secured at the hospital by FHP personnel until his release, he will then be transported to the Escambia County Jail where he will be booked for his charges.

Randall McBride

ESCAMBIA COUNTY, Fla. (WKRG) — A 38-year-old Navarre woman was critically injured after a drunk driver swerved into oncoming traffic and crashed into her SUV.

Just before noon on Saturday, Sept. 25, Florida Highway Patrol reports a Chevy Silverado swerved into oncoming traffic on Beverly Parkway near Burlington Avenue and struck the front of an SUV. The driver of the SUV was transported to a local hospital, where she remains in critical condition. The driver of the Chevrolet, 44-year-old Randall McBride, was arrested on scene and charged with driving while under the influence with serious bodily injury and reckless driving with serious bodily injury. The report says he suffered minor injuries.

McBride will be transported to the Escambia County Jail once he is discharged from the hospital. FHP says more charges are pending.

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