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Driver in critical condition after colliding with palm tree in Cocoa, cops say

Truck runs through fire hydrant, palm tree, light pole, police say

Photos courtesy of the Cocoa Police Department.
Photos courtesy of the Cocoa Police Department. (Cocoa Police Department)

COCOA, Fla. – A driver is in critical condition after crashing through a fire hydrant, palm tree and a light pole, Cocoa police said.

The crash happened Tuesday at the intersection of Rosa L. Jones Boulevard and U.S. 1.

Police said a Ford 250 was heading north on U.S. 1 when it drove off the roadway and ran through a fire hydrant, palm tree and a county light pole.

The driver was transported to be flown out because of his injuries. Police said he was in critical condition as of Tuesday afternoon.