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Man killed in crash on I-95 at Philips Highway

Fatal crash on I-95 at Philips Highway
Fatal crash on I-95 at Philips Highway

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – The Florida Highway Patrol reports a man from Orange Park was killed early Tuesday morning in a crash on Interstate 95 and Philips Highway. This is on the south end of Jacksonville, near the Avenues Mall.

According to FHP, 33-year-old Joshua Andrew Dupree was killed as he was driving north on I-95, attempting to exit Philips Highway.

His Chevrolet Tahoe missed the exit ramp curve about 4:45 a.m. and the SUV went off the road, down an embankment and overturned several times.

He was not wearing a seat belt and was thrown out of the vehicle, according to FHP.