JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – A man is dead and a passenger in the car is recovering after an early morning crash on the Westside on November 8th.
The traffic crash happened at 3:22 a.m. in the 7200 block of Old Middleburg Road.
A vehicle was traveling south in the 7200 block of Old Middleburg Road when it failed to negotiate a left hand curve.
The vehicle slid off the road into a drainage ditch.
The impact caused the vehicle to roll and strike a utility pole.
The driver of that car, 26-year-old, Virgilio Milay Jr., was pronounced dead at the scene.
Milay Jr. was not wearing a seat belt.
The passenger of the vehicle was transported to the hospital with minor injuries. The passenger was wearing a seat belt.
The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office is investigating.