SUMTER COUNTY, Fla. – A man is dead after a crash Saturday in Sumter County, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.
The crash occurred at about 5:40 p.m. on County Road 475.
Troopers said a van was heading south on County Road 475, north of County Road 532W, when the driver suffered a medical emergency.
The van entered the east shoulder, corrected back across the roadway and traveled onto the west shoulder. Once on the west shoulder, troopers said the van collided with a series of trees adjacent to the highway before coming to stop.
The man was taken to a hospital in the area. Troopers said he was later pronounced dead.