Man killed in crash near Keystone Heights


KEYSTONE HEIGHTS, Fla. – A Gainesville man was killed early Sunday morning in a single-car crash just north of Keystone Heights.

The Florida Highway Patrol says Byron Nelson, 35, was driving his 2014 Volkswagen Jetta south on Immokalee Road around 12:40 a.m. when he lost control and the car hit a concrete culvert.

After hitting the culvert, the car then hit a tree and overturned.

Nelson was taken to UF Health in Starke, where he died.