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Leesburg, FL (May 17, 2020) – A fatal truck accident took the life of one man this past Friday afternoon at an intersection in Leesburg. 

The collision occurred at the intersection of County Road 44 and East Treasure Island Avenue around 4:15 p.m. between two pick-up trucks that collided for reasons still being investigated by authorities. 

Both drivers were transported to local hospitals via ambulance. One of the drivers succumbed to their injuries shortly after arriving at the Leesburg Regional Medical Center. Neither of the victims have been identified.

Both vehicles were significantly damaged during the collision that shut down the roadway in the area for some time following the incident. 

No further information is available at this time.

We would like to extend our sincere condolences to the family of the deceased victim.

Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family in hopes of a full recovery.

Traffic Accident Fatalities in Florida

According to statistics provided by the International Highway Loss Data Institute, Florida had a total of 3,133 deaths related to 2,915 fatal traffic accidents in 2018. This is equal to 14.7 deaths per 100,000 of the population, or 1.41 deaths per 100 million vehicle miles traveled. Approximately 19% of those fatal traffic accidents in Florida occurred in a truck of some kind. Pickup trucks and SUV occupants accounted for 562 out of 3,133 traffic fatalities in Florida in 2018.

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