Deputies investigating single-vehicle fatal crash - FOX 13 News

Deputies investigating single-vehicle fatal crash

Posted: Updated:

Investigators aretrying to figure out what caused a 56-year-old man to veer off the road Sundayevening, resulting in a fatal crash.

The Polk CountySheriff's Office said Billy Joe King was driving his Dodge Neon on U.S. Hwy. 27North in Frostproof when he lost control of the vehicle.

It happened as he wasapproaching the intersection of Gum Road. Investigators said King went off theroad to the right, sideswiped a tree and flipped the vehicle.

Though he was wearing aseatbelt, King died at the scene.

There were trafficdelays in the area.

Stay with FOX 13 forupdates.

Powered by WorldNow

3213 West Kennedy Blvd.
Tampa, Florida 33609
Main: (813) 876-1313
Newsroom: (813) 870-9630
Fax: (813) 871-3135

Didn't find what you were looking for?
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Fox Television Stations, Inc. and Worldnow. All Rights Reserved.
Privacy Policy | New Terms of Service What's new | Ad Choices