WINTER GARDEN, Fla. – A 43-year-old Orlando man was killed early Friday when he was ejected through the windshield of his pickup truck during a crash in Orange County, the Florida Highway Patrol said,
The fatal single-vehicle wreck was reported at 2:10 a.m. on Old Winter Garden Road near Ivey Lane.
According to the FHP, the man was driving a 2019 Ford F-150 west on Old Winter Garden Road, and witnesses said he was speeding and left the road.
The front of the pickup struck a traffic light pole, ejecting the driver, who was not wearing a seat belt, through the front windshield, troopers said.
The pickup caught fire, and the driver was pronounced dead at the scene, the FHP said.