Man From St. Cloud, Florida Tragically Died in Crash
ST. CLOUD, FL – According to an online news report at aroundosceola.com, a man from St. Cloud died in an accident earlier this week after he was thrown from the vehicle he was operating.*
Per the Florida Highway Patrol, a man from St. Cloud died after being ejected from his vehicle and died as a result of his injuries. According to a report from the Florida Highway Patrol, a man, aged twenty five, was operating a 2004 Ford pickup truck on United States Highway 192 in the evening. Another man, aged fifty nine, was driving a 1999 Chevy van, which made a left turn onto United States Highway 192 from old Melbourne Highway in front of the other man.
The 25 year old approached the 59 year old from behind and then began to swerve to the left, per the police report. However, the front passenger side of the truck slammed into the back of the van, caused it to go into the grassy median. The truck then flipped over, causing the 25 year old to be ejected from his vehicle. The man was not wearing a seat belt at the time of the accident. He was taken to a local hospital for treatment. However, he later died as a result of the impact of the crash.
It is not clear whether the fifty nine year old was injured. A nine year old girl in the truck sustained non-life threatening injuries and was taken to a nearby hospital for treatment. Her current status is unknown at this time. She was not identified in the police report.
There are no further details on the accident at this time. The crash remains under investigation by local authorities.
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