8 people were killed and 10 injured early Monday after a van drove through a stop sign and careered off a Florida highway into a canal, officials said.
The accident happened in the southern state near Moore Haven city on a major US highway.
Officials said the van "passed through a posted stop sign and traveled across all lanes of US 27.
There were 18 people in the vehicle at the time of the accident and no other cars were involved, Bueno said.
The driver was among those killed.