One Killed, Another Hospitalized After Seminole County Accident
One man was killed and another was taken to the hospital after an accident in Seminole County.
Details about the Fatal Accident in Florida
Zachary Bruce sustained fatal injuries around 7:35 p.m. on Interstate 4 east near State Road 434. The Florida Highway Patrol revealed that the accident happened when 18-year-old William Sprague-Duke, of Deltona, lost control of his vehicle and overturned onto the shoulder of Interstate 4.
Zachary Bruce was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident, and Sprague-Duke was taken to a local hospital with minor injuries, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.
The circumstances of the accident remain under investigation by the Florida Highway Patrol at this time.
Important Information about Rollover Accidents
- Every year, about 10,000 people are killed in rollover accidents in the United States.
- Somone is about 75% less likely to die in a rollover accident if they are properly wearing their seatbelt.
- Rollover accidents account for about 33% of all passenger vehicle fatalities.