Driver dies after hitting power pole in Putnam County crash, FHP says

Putnam County, Fla. – A 36-year-old woman died early Tuesday morning in a crash on County Road 309 in Putnam County.

According to the Florida Highway Patrol, just before 12:30 a.m. the driver of a pickup truck failed to make her way around a curve on CR 309 north of Fort Gates Ferry Road.

The truck veered into the westbound shoulder before driving through the ditch and hitting a power pole. The woman, who was not wearing seat belt, was ejected in the crash.

She died from her injuries.

No other vehicles were involved.