1 dead, 1 injured after head-on crash in Clay County

CLAY COUNTY, Fla. – A man was killed and another was injured in a head-on crash in Clay County Friday night, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.

The crash was reported on County Road 315 at Rivers Road just before 8 p.m. Friday.

According to FHP, the 28-year-old driver of a pickup truck headed south on CR 315 lost control and crossed into the path of a car headed north.

The vehicles hit head on, and the 42-year-old man driving the car was killed. He was wearing a seat belt, according to troopers.

The man driving the pickup truck was not wearing a seat belt. He suffered minor injuries, according to the report.

Both men were listed as being from Green Cove Springs.

The report did not indicate why the driver of the truck lost control or whether he will face any charges in the crash.


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