An early morning Gadsden County car accident claims the life of 18-year-old Yovani Trejo of Quincy.
According to Florida Highway Patrol, Trejo was traveling northbound on County Road 159 (Dover Road). Trejo traveled out of the northbound lane across the southbound lane onto the west shoulder.
The vehicle then entered the ditch on the west shoulder causing the vehicle to overturn several times. The vehicle then collided with a tree on the west shoulder coming to final rest facing west on its roof.
The Florida Highway Patrol was assisted by the Gadsden County Sheriff’s Department, Gadsden County Emergency Medical system and Gadsden County Fire Department.
FHP is currently investigating if alcohol was a factor in the crash.