BROOKSVILLE, FL – A car accident in Hernando County Monday morning claimed the life of a teenage driver, state troopers said.
According to a report by WTVT, the wreck occurred on Wiscon Road near State Road 50 in Brooksville.
The Florida Highway Patrol said an 18-year-old man was driving a Nissan Sentra east on Wiscon Road when he lost control of the car. The Nissan rotated off the highway, collided with a stop sign and then a utility pole before coming to rest.
The driver, a Brooksville resident, died at the scene. No other vehicles were involved.
If you or a loved one were the victim of a crash in which someone else was to blame, you may be entitled to significant financial compensation under Florida law. The Hernando County Car Accident Lawyers at Whittel & Melton will fight diligently to get you the money you deserve after a traumatic wreck. To schedule a free initial consultation, contact us online or by phone at 866-608-5529.