Titusville, FL (August 21, 2021) - One person was killed and another was hurt in a crash that occurred in Titusville on Thursday, August 19th. The accident happened on U.S. Highway 1.
Police say that 33-year-old Travis Jay Papczynski was driving a 2019 Chevrolet Cruze northbound on U.S. 1 around 2:00 a.m. For unknown reasons, Papczynski's vehicle traveled into the southbound lanes and then veered off the road. The car then hit a tree before coming to rest. Papczynski and a passenger in the vehicle were rushed to a local hospital. Papczynski succumbed to his injuries while the passenger sustained major injuries and was listed in serious condition. The passenger has not been identified.
Police continue to investigate the accident. No additional information is available.
A car accident in Titusville can have serious and catastrophic consequences for both victims and their families. In 2019, there were more than 3,000 individuals killed in car accidents across our state. Each accident must be carefully investigated by authorities. In many instances, an innocent person will be hurt or killed due to the actions of a negligent driver.
Our thoughts and condolences go out to those affected by this tragic Titusville car accident.
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