WESLEY CHAPEL, FL – State troopers said an accident in Pasco County Tuesday morning left a driver dead.
According to WFLA, the crash happened on Interstate 75 near the exit for State Road 56 in Wesley Chapel. The Florida Highway Patrol said a Dade City man was driving south on I-75 when he attempted to change lanes for the exit to State Road 56. At that point he lost control of the vehicle and drove onto the shoulder of the interstate, where the vehicle flipped over and ended up in the tree line.
The 58-year-old victim, whose name was not released, was pronounced dead at the scene.
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