Man killed when pickup overturns, hits tree in Deltona

Fatal wreck reported on Enterprise Osteen Road at Garfield Road

By Daniel Dahm - Digital Manager

DELTONA, Fla. - A 49-year-old Florida man was killed late Wednesday when his pickup truck crashed into a tree in Volusia County, the Florida Highway Patrol said.

Troopers said Larry Welch Sr., of Enterprise, died in the crash, which was reported at 11:05 p.m. on Enterprise Osteen Road at Garfield Road in Deltona.

The FHP said Welch was driving a 1998 Chevrolet pickup west on Enterprise Osteen Road when he lost control on a curve, overcorrected and left the road. The pickup struck a ditch, overturned and hit a tree, troopers said.

Welch, who was not wearing a seat belt, was pronounced dead at the scene, the FHP said.

 

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