24-year-old killed in head-on crash on Dunn Avenue

2nd driver hospitalized with serious injuries, troopers say


JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – A 24-year-old man from Alabama was killed July 4 in a head-on crash on Dunn Avenue near Young Road.

At 3:03 a.m. July 4, David Earl Dake was driving his 2000 Toyota Camry west on Dunn Avenue when he crossed the center line and crashed head-on with a 2015 Kia Sorento, the Florida Highway Patrol said.

The 26-year-old woman driving the Kia was taken to UF Health with serious injuries.

Dake died at the scene, troopers said.