News: Driver killed when car slams into pickup in Vero Beach area

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Posted: July 27, 2021

VERO BEACH, FL - A collision between a car and a pickup truck in the Vero Beach area Saturday night killed one of the drivers, according to TC Palm.

The Florida Highway Patrol said the 68-year-old driver of the car did not stop at a stop sign at the intersection of 4th Street and 66th Avenue at about 9:50 p.m.

The sedan hit the side of a pickup that was going south on 66th Street. The pickup flipped over and landed on its side, while the car went off the roadway.

The pickup truck driver, a 48-year-old man from Vero Beach, was pronounced dead at the scene. The other driver, a 68-year-old Vero Beach man, was critically injured.  Their names were not released.

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