News: Driver killed in rollover accident on State Road 50 in Sumter County


SUMTER COUNTY, FL – State troopers released details of a fatal multi-vehicle collision that took place in Sumter County on Tuesday afternoon.

The Villages News reports a man was driving a Subaru Outback on State Road 50 when he lost control of the vehicle.  According to the Florida Highway Patrol, the Subaru entered the path of a Chevy C1500 pickup truck and collided with the vehicle nearly head-on.  The Subaru kept going and crashed into a Honda Pilot.

The Chevy pickup truck overturned multiple times and the driver, a 49-year-old man from Lacoochee, was pronounced dead at the scene.  The driver of the Subaru, a 51-year-old Dade City man, the driver of the Honda, a 45-year-old man from Mascotte, and two female passengers in the Honda were not injured.

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