PASCO COUNTY, Fla. – A 59-year-old Hudson man was killed in a crash that happened around 11:52 am on Thursday.
According to Florida Highway Patrol, the man was traveling in a Chevy Avalanche pickup truck northbound on SR-589 (Veterans Pkwy) exit ramp leading to SR-52.
Troopers say for an “unknown reason” the pickup truck departed the roadway. Once on the shoulder, the Chevy Avalanche collided first with a light pole and then a traffic control signal support pole before coming to stop.
The man was transported to an area hospital, but later died from injuries suffered in the crash.