A Bronson man is dead after crashing into a fallen tree near Newberry

Published: Aug. 3, 2021 at 1:15 PM EDT
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NEWBERRY, Fla. (WCJB) - A Bronson man is dead after a single vehicle accident in Alachua County.

According to Florida Highway Patrol, the 18-year-old was driving his SUV south on Southwest State Road 45 near the intersection of Southwest 215th Terrace.

Just after 11:15 p.m. Monday night, he hit a tree that had fallen and was laying across the road.

He was pronounced dead on the scene.

He was the only one in the vehicle.

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