Driver flips car in Hawthorne, roads closed for nearly an hour

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HAWTHORNE, Fla. (WCJB) - A driver is recovering in the hospital after Alachua County deputies say his car flipped in an accident just outside of Hawthorne.

The accident happened on Holden Park Road and Southeast 101st Avenue early Saturday night.

Deputies say the individual was driving recklessly from Putnam to Alachua County.

Roads were closed in both directions for approximately 45 minutes following the incident.