Driver killed in crash with pole on Butler Boulevard in Jacksonville

The vehicle came to rest in the trees to the right of Butler Boulevard.
The vehicle came to rest in the trees to the right of Butler Boulevard. (WJXT 2020)

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – A 73-year-old man has died after a single-vehicle crash on Butler Boulevard at Southside Boulevard in Jacksonville.

Florida Highway Patrol said the car collided with a pole as he was driving on the westbound side of Butler Boulevard. The van continued down an embankment and hit a tree before overturning.

The crash report shows the driver was not wearing a seatbelt and died at the scene.


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