Tallahassee man killed in car crash in Gadsden County

27-year-old Tallahassee man killed in a car crash in Gadsden County
27-year-old Tallahassee man killed in a car crash in Gadsden County(MGN)
Published: Apr. 18, 2022 at 6:47 PM EDT
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GADSDEN COUNTY, Fla. (WCTV) - A 27-year-old Tallahassee man died Monday afternoon in a car crash in an attempt to pass a semi-truck.

According to Florida Highway Patrol, the man was driving on US Highway 90 west of Dover Road around 12:25 p.m.

He attempted to pass on the right side of a semi-truck as the truck driver was trying to make a right turn into the driveway, according to FHP.

FHP also reported that his car crashed with the right front of the truck causing the car to cross the south grass shoulder. The car collided with trees and overturned.

During the crash, the man was ejected from his vehicle and suffered serious injuries.

FHP said he was transported by Gadsden County Emergency Medical Services to Tallahassee Memorial Hospital where he was later pronounced dead.

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