JACKSONVILLE, FLORIDA – According to the Florida Highway Patrol, an accident took place at 4:15 a.m. on Sunday, at Interstate 295 at Lem Turner Road.
The fatal crash killed a 22 year old Jacksonville man who was the driver. The 22 year old man was driving a Kia sport utility vehicle with four other men aged 19 to 20. All of them are from Jacksonville.
According to state troopers, the driver had lost control of the sport utility vehicle and it suddenly changed direction onto the right shoulder and ended up hitting several trees.
He died and his four passengers were taken in serious condition to UF Health Jacksonville, the Highway Patrol said.