Man, 27, killed in crash with log truck
FHP: Pickup rear-ended log trailer
A 27-year-old Hilliard man was killed in a crash with a log truck on U.S. Highway 1 in Nassau County on Friday morning.
According to the Florida Highway Patrol, Ryan Garrett was driving southbound just south of Andrews Road in the right lane when his pickup truck rear-ended the log trailer just after 5 a.m.
Troopers said Garrett was pronounced dead at the scene.
The 67-year-old driver of the log truck was unhurt.
Garrett was not wearing a seat belt.
Troopers said blood alcohol content results for Garrett are pending.
The outside southbound lane of US 1 was closed while officers cleared the crash scene.
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