A pickup truck passenger died when the vehicle in which he was riding went off the roadway in Marion County on Saturday, November 16th. The crash occurred around 4:00 p.m. near County Road 484.
Police say that 27-year-old Christian Dones-Solis was operating a 2002 Toyota Tacoma northbound on CR 484. The truck was towing a minivan when, for unknown reasons, it left the roadway. The minivan separated from the truck and the truck rolled over after veered off the road. Diaz, who was not wearing a seatbelt, was thrown from the truck. Rescue workers arrived on scene around 4:05 p.m. and pronounced Diaz dead a short time later. Both the driver and a second passenger were taken to the hospital for treatment of serious injuries.