MARION COUNTY, Fla. – A man was killed in a fiery single-vehicle crash early Friday morning in Marion County, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.
Troopers said the man was traveling south on NW Gainesville Road in a pickup truck around 1 a.m. when it left the roadway and hit a stop sign.
The truck continued rotating into a grass lot and its right side hit a parked box trailer, according to the FHP.
After hitting the trailer, the truck went up in flames.
The man was pronounced dead at the scene.
The crash remains under investigation.