By: Aubrey Brown | WCTV Eyewitness News
February 27, 2018
COLUMBIA CO., Fla. (WCTV) -- A Lake City man was killed Monday night when his car left the roadway and struck a tree.
According to the Florida Highway Patrol, the accident happened around 9:20 p.m. on NW Nash Road.
The crash report states that 61-year-old Howard Lott was driving east on NW Nash Road when his vehicle drifted off of the roadway and traveled into a ditch.
FHP says Lott continued driving through the ditch until his car struck a tree.
Lott was pronounced dead at the scene by emergency medical personnel. Troopers say he was not wearing a seat belt.