FHP PRESS RELEASE

Fatal Hernando Motorcycle crash at Culbreath Road and Race Horse Lane 10/18/20

10/18/2020

1:50 PM

A 29-year-old male, from Brooksville driving a motorcycle, was traveling northbound on Culbreath Road. As he entered a right-hand curve near Race Horse Lane, his motorcycle continued straight and departed the roadway. Upon exiting the roadway, the driver was ejected from the motorcycle;. He was transported to an area hospital. He later expired from injuries sustained during the crash.

Pedestrian struck in a fatal Hernando Crash on 10/17/2020

10/18/2020

A 34-year-old male from Spring Hill, driving an SUV was traveling westbound in the outside lane of Spring Hill Drive approaching the intersection of California Street. A 22-year-old female from Spring HIll was walking westbound in the outside lane of Spring Hill Drive directly ahead of the SUV. The vehicle overtook her and the front right corner of the vehicle struck the pedestrian who suffered fatal injuries at the scene of the crash. The driver of the vehicle came to a controlled stop following the collision.

Fatal Hernando County Crash 10/17/2020 12:30 AM

a 37-year-old male from Spring Hill driving a motorcycle was traveling northbound on Deltona Boulevard, north of Clipper Court. For reasons unknown, the motorcyclist lost control of his vehicle which departed the roadway and entered the east shoulder. Once on the shoulder, the motorcycle
overturned and the unfortunate driver was ejected and suffered fatal injuries at the scene of the crash.

Hernando Injury Crash 10/8/20 at SR 50 and Frisco Road

A 74 year old male from Spring Hill driving a pickup truck was traveling eastbound and stopped on SR-50, in the outside lane, approaching Frisco Road. A 41 year old female from Windemere driving a truck tractor was traveling eastbound on SR-50, in the outside lane, directly behind the pickup.  The driver of the truck tractor would later report that when she noticed the pickup stopped in the roadway, she asked the driver if he needed any assistance.

Fatal Hernando Crash US-19 / Pepper Street 9/20/20

At 4:17 PM on 9/20/20 a 45-year-old male from Port Richey Florida driving a pick up truck (vehicle 1) was traveling southbound in the center lane of US-19 approaching Pepper Street. A second pick up truck driven by a 76-year-old male from Holiday (vehicle 2) and a 81-year-old male from Homosassa, driving a sedan (vehicle 3) were stationary in the center lane and inside lane of US-19 respectively due to a red traffic signal at the intersection of Pepper Street.

Fatal Hernando Crash NB SR-589/MM38 9/16/2020

7:25 AM 

A 33-year-old male from Spring Hill, driving a sedan, was traveling northbound on SR-589 near the 38 milepost when the driver lost control of the vehicle on the wet roadway. The sedan entered the center median while rotating, striking smaller trees before colliding with a large tree with
the right side of the vehicle and coming to final rest. Unfortunately, although he was wearing a seatbelt, he did suffer fatal injuries at the scene of the crash. 

Fatal Hernando Crash Corporate Blvd and Aerial Way 9/13/2020

A 51 year old femaile from Spring Hill driving a SUV was traveling eastbound on Corporate Blvd approaching Aerial Way. A 30 year old male in a pick-up  truck was traveling westbound on Corporate Blvd approaching Aerial Way. For reasons unknown, The driver of the SUV crossed over the double yellow center line. As a result, the left front of the SUV struck the left front of pick up truck. The driver of  pickup was pronounced deceased on the scene. The 51 year old female of the SUV was transported to a local hospital with incapacitating injuries.

Fatal Hernando Crash - Culbreath Road 9/5/2020

 

On September 5th, 2020 a 74-year-old male from Spring Hill Florida, was driving a sedan, and traveling southbound on Culbreath Road south of Carr Creek Dive. For unknown reasons the driver lost control of his vehicle  It then departed the roadway, entered the west shoulder, and struck a tree. At that point, the sedan caught fire and the driver suffered fatal injuries at the scene of the crash.  At the time of this release no next of kin had been notified.  

Hernando County Fatal Crash US 41 on 8/18/2020

On August 18, 2020, a sport utility vehicle driven by a 17-year-old female, from Brooksville, was traveling northbound on US-41 approaching Lakeside Drive when she failed to negotiate a curve in the roadway. The SUV departed the roadway, entered the east shoulder and collided with a tree. On August 23 a 16 year old passenger, from Brooksville, who was not wearing a seatbelt, expired from injuries sustained during the crash. The driver and another 17-year-old female passenger suffered serious injuries in the crash. Both were wearing seatbelts.