An accident on the Florida Turnpike in Indian river County left one man dead early Saturday morning.
A dump truck driver over corrected, steering to the right, causing the dump truck to leave the roadway.
After the truck left the roadway, the vehicle went through a guard rail and traveled down a grass embankment coming to rest on its left side.
All N/B lanes were closed for about an hour as Florida Highway Patrol investigated the crash. The right lane was closed for more than 6 hours causing congestion into St. Lucie County.
The male driver has not been identified as next of kin has not been notified.Source link