PASCO COUNTY, Fla. – The Florida Highway Patrol is investigating a crash that left a man dead and a woman in critical condition.
The crash happened Friday around 9 p.m.
According to authorities, a Sedan and SUV were driving north on US-19 just south of Meridian Boulevard.
Troopers said the sedan overtook the road and collided with the rear end of the SUV.
The sedan overturned and a passenger was ejected from the car, troopers said.
The passenger was not wearing a seat belt, according to an FHP report.
According to a news release, the passenger suffered critical injuries and was taken to a hospital.
The driver of the sedan died from his injuries, investigators said.
Officials said the driver of the SUV suffered minor injuries.
No other details have been released.
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