Man Killed in Accident at Archer Rd in Gainesville, FL

October 25, 2022
Victim's Name(s)
Type of Accident
Commercial Truck
Alcohol/Drugs Suspected

Where it Happened

Southwest Archer Road, Gainesville, FL, USA

Additional Information

Investigating Officer or Authority
Florida Highway Patrol
Vehicles Involved
Archer Rd
Injuries Sustained

Fatal injuries

Apparent/Alleged Cause of Accident

Semi-truck veered from the road into a guardrail and through a shoulder before crashing

What Happened

Florida Highway Patrol officials are investigating a crash that killed a person at Archer Rd in Gainesville, FL on October 25th, 2022. Police say the incident happened around 7:50 a.m. According to investigators, a semi-truck hauling shingles veered from the road for unknown reasons before hitting a guardrail and going through a shoulder into a group of trees. The driver, an unnamed 55-year-old male from Lake City, suffered fatal injuries in the crash. Additional information was not immediately available.

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