Man killed after trying to flee FHP troopers

Published: Mar. 24, 2021 at 10:47 PM EDT
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COLUMBIA COUNTY, Fla. (WCJB) - A man from Fort White was killed in a wreck while trying to out run Florida Highway Patrol troopers, they say the 26 year old was clocked going 90 miles an hour on State Road 47 around 4 o’clock this afternoon.

A trooper tried to stop the vehicle, but was unable to catch up that’s when the driver veered off the road hitting a fence, hedges, and several trees. He later died at the hospital.

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