Man dies following single-car crash in Hamilton County

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By: Aubrey Brown | WCTV Eyewitness News
August 13, 2018

HAMILTON COUNTY, Fla. (WCTV) -- A man was killed early Saturday morning when he lost control of his car and crashed into several items in the shoulder, including a fire hydrant and a fence.

According to the Florida Highway Patrol, the crash happened just after 4:00 a.m. on US Highway 41 at the intersection of US Highway 129 in Hamilton County.

The crash report states that 65-year-old Stephen Fogleman, of Wildwood, was entering a curve at the intersection of US Highway 129 when he traveled off of the roadway into the center median. He reportedly struck a street sign before traveling across the median and both lanes of oncoming traffic.

Troopers say Fogleman's car entered the west grass shoulder and collided with a telephone junction box, a raised embankment for a driveway, a fire hydrant and a barbed wire fence.

Fogleman was transported to Shands Live Oak Regional Medical Center where he was pronounced dead.

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