A 77-year-old man from
Ruskin was killed Thursday when his car hit a dump truck on Highway 41.
The Florida Highway
Patrol said the man, who has not been identified, was heading northbound on the
highway when he tried changing lanes.
Failing to see the garbage truck, FHP troopers say he collided with it.
The man was pronounced
dead at the scene. The truck is owned by Progressive Waste Solutions of Florida
out of Clearwater.
The driver of the truck
did not suffer any injuries.
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