Pasco County, FL (December 7, 2019) - Police responded to the scene of a fatal accident in Pasco County on Saturday, December 7th. The crash was reported around 6:00 a.m. near the intersection of U.S. 19 and Sunray Drive.
According to reports from authorities, Xavier Brown was traveling northbound on U.S. 19 and collided with the rear-end of a dump truck driven by Brandon Dalinda. As a result of the crash, Brown sustained fatal injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene. Dalinda was not hurt in the accident.
The Florida Highway Patrol is investigating the collision. No further details have been released.
Our thoughts are with the family of Xavier Brown.
A fatal car accident can take place at nearly any time. No motorist is ever immune from the potential of tragedy or disaster on Florida's roadways. Our state remains one of the most dangerous places in the country for drivers and passengers with nearly 400,000 crashes reported each year.
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