Troopers identify victim of fiery Madison County crash

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By: WCTV Eyewitness News
May 7, 2019

MADISON COUNTY, Fla. (WCTV) – The Florida Highway Patrol has identified the victim of a deadly crash last month in Madison County.

The fiery crash happened in the early morning hours of April 18 on US Highway 221, just north of NW Reaper Church Road.

Troopers identified the victim as 52-year-old Charles Thomas Bellflowers, of Perry.

According to FHP, Bellflowers was killed when his pickup truck left the roadway and struck two trees before catching on fire.

Bellflowers was the only person in the vehicle.

By: Aubrey Brown | WCTV Eyewitness News
April 18, 2019

MADISON COUNTY, Fla. (WCTV) – One person is dead following a single-vehicle crash in Madison County early Thursday morning.

According to the Florida Highway Patrol, the crash happened around 3:15 a.m. on US Highway 221 just north of NW Reaper Church Road.

The crash report states that a pickup truck pulling a trailer was traveling north on US Highway 221 when the vehicle suddenly crossed the southbound lane of traffic into the grass shoulder. Troopers say the truck hit a tree and then caught on fire.

The driver of the truck was pronounced dead at the scene. FHP has not yet been able to identify the victim.

The Madison County Sheriff's Office, Madison County EMS and Greenville Fire and Rescue assisted the Florida Highway Patrol on scene.

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