FHP: moped driver dead after crashing into Dixie Co. Deputy’s car

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GILCHRIST COUNTY, Fla. (WCJB) — 30-year-old Walter Gibson of Gainesville is dead after his moped crashed into a Dixie County Sheriff Deputy’s car on Wednesday.

According to a Florida Highway Patrol press release, the crash happened after midnight on State Road 26 west of Trenton.

When EMS arrived, the moped driver was pronounced dead at the scene, his name is being withheld until next of kin is notified.

FHP says that the investigation is ongoing at this time.