News Release: Florida Highway Patrol
August 4, 2014
James Spradley was driving northbound on U.S. 221 when his front tire popped. Spradley lost control of the vehicle and traveled across the southbound lane onto the western shoulder of U.S. 221. The vehicle continued traveling north until the front left of the vehicle hit a tree. The car came to a final stop facing northwest on the western shoulder of U.S. 221. Spradley was seriously injured and the passenger, Mitchell Randal Jr. was found in critical condition. Both men were taken to Tallahassee Memorial Hospital.