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Driver loses control of vehicle on SR 408 exit ramp, causes semitruck to jackknife

Driver ticketed for reckless driving

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ORANGE COUNTY, Fla. – A driver traveling on State Road 408 exit ramp in the left lane, to head north on the Florida Turnpike, lost control of his vehicle and overturned Thursday, the Florida Highway Patrol said

As a result of the driver losing control of his vehicle, a driver of a semitruck in the right lane, also on the exit ramp, swerved to avoid the car and jackknifed his trailer, officials said.

The trailer on the semitruck struck the car.

The driver of the car was ticketed for reckless driving, FHP said.