HILLSBOROUGH CO., FL – A man died following a collision on State Route 60 near Hopewell on Monday afternoon, the Tampa Bay Times reports.
The man, a 30-year-old from Plant City, was driving west on SR 60 at about 3:25 p.m. that afternoon, when he lost control of his pickup truck near Smith Ryals Road and entered the eastbound lanes. The pickup overturned, ejecting the man onto the roadway. A box truck subsequently struck both the pickup and the man.
Emergency responders rushed the man to an area hospital where he died.
The Florida Highway Patrol was continuing to investigate as of the following morning.
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