Driver Dies In Single Car Crash

On June 20, 2014 at approximately 67-year-old 9:40 a.m. Kent Smith of Apollo Beach was traveling northbound on US 41 in a 2005 Ford F150 and for an unknown reason drove off of the right side of the road.

He struck a guardrail on the south side of Bullfrog Creek and was re-directed across the road where he struck a concrete guardrail on the bridge.

He then rebounded off of the guardrail and came to rest. Deputies responded and determined that he did not have a pulse and commenced CPR. Mr. Smith was transported to South Bay Hospital where he expired.

This case remains under investigation to determine the causes of the crash.

News Talk Florida Staff