Driver dies after crashing into tree in Volusia County, troopers say

Cause of crash under investigation


VOLUSIA COUNTY, Fla. – A 50-year-old man died after losing control of his truck and crashing into a tree on Wednesday, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.

Troopers said David Macclymont, of Seville, was driving a 2007 Ford pickup truck southbound on U.S. 17 at 2 p.m. when he lost control of the vehicle, veered off the roadway and hit a tree head-on.

Macclymont died at Florida Hospital DeLand. He was not wearing a seat belt, according to the report.

The cause of the crash is under investigation.

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