Osceola County, FL (February 9, 2021) - A driver was killed in a two-car crash that took place in Osceola County on Tuesday, February 9th. The accident happened around 11:00 a.m. near mile marker 195.
Troopers with the Florida Highway Patrol report that an SUV and a pickup truck collided with one another. Following the incident, the SUV overturned and ejected the driver, The victim was later identified as a 56-year-old man from Claremont. The 31-year-old driver of the pickup was not hurt in the accident and will not face any charges. There is no information on the events leading up to the crash.
No additional information is available at this time.
Car accidents in Florida take place about every 92 seconds. While many accidents are minor in nature and do not result in any injuries, some crashes are far more serious and can lead to life-altering outcomes. Deadly crashes are reported about eight times per day in our state. Sadly, these accidents often result in the deaths of innocent victims.
Our thoughts and condolences go out to the victims of this fatal car accident in Osceola County.
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