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Osceola crash leaves one man dead

Posted on Friday, August 15, 2014 at 3:20 pm

A Kissimmee man was killed in a fatal car accident on Hickory Tree Road on Friday morning.

The male driver, 52, was driving northbound in a 1998 Ford Explorer, when he lost control and traveled off of the road. In attempting to turn back onto the road, the vehicle overturned and struck a fence, ejecting the driver and pinning him underneath the vehicle, according to Florida Highway Patrol reports. He was pronounced dead on scene. The victim was not wearing a seat belt, patrol reports stated.

The driver’s name has not been released due to pending next of kin notification.