Man dies after driving truck into retention pond, troopers say
Accident still under investigation
KISSIMMEE, Fla. – A Kissimmee man died after driving his truck into a retention pond, the Florida Highway Patrol said.
The accident happened at Neptune Road in the area of Meadow Springs Court.
Jack Bussard, 82, of Kissimmee was driving a truck was traveling west on Neptune Road. For some unknown reason he traveled onto the north shoulder of the roadway and ran across the sidewalk, down a grassy embankment and into a retention pond, troopers said.
The truck filled with water and became submerged, according the the traffic report.
Bussard was pronounced dead at the scene.
The crash remains under investigation.
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