Driver killed when pickup truck strikes tree in Marion County
FHP identifies victim as Taylor Starling
MARION COUNTY, Fla. – A 26-year-old Gainesville man was killed late Tuesday in a single-vehicle crash in Marion County, the Florida Highway Patrol said.
Troopers said Taylor Starling died in the wreck, which was reported at 11:17 p.m. on County Road 329 at NW 163rd Street.
The FHP said Starling was driving a 2017 Dodge Ram pickup south on C.R. 329 when the vehicle left the roadway. Troopers said he overcorrected, traveled across both lanes of C.R. 329 and struck a tree.
Starling, who was wearing a seat belt, was pronounced dead at the scene.
No other details have been released.
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