Mavaria “Vari” Carter, 33, her 6-year-old daughter and her 13-year-old son died. Two other family members are in critical condition.
The incident is the sixth public shooting in Lakeland since January, marking a troubling uptick in gun violence.
High-speed crash on County Road 540A ‘absolutely disintegrated’ car, killing 18-year-old driver and leaving passenger in critical condition.
The 11-month-old girl was airlifted to Tampa General Hospital after the bus turned in front of the car her mother was driving.
Investigators say there was heavy rain when the SUV overturned into a water-filled ditch.