SUMTER COUNTY, Fla. – A man is in critical condition after being ejected from his vehicle in a crash in Sumter County, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.
The FHP said the 55-year-old Summerfield man was heading south on State Road 471, just north of SE 24th Avenue, Sunday morning when he lost control of the SUV.
Troopers said the vehicle, towing a trailer, hit a culvert and a mailbox before overturning.
The man was ejected from the car and is in critical condition. According to a crash report, the man was not wearing a seat belt at the time of the crash.
The crash remains under investigation.