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Tragic Collision on Highway 20 Claims Life of Bristol Man

Calhoun County – (WDNews) A devastating accident occurred on Highway 20 towards Blountstown, as reported by the Florida Highway Patrol (FHP). The incident involved a Pepsi delivery van and a large box truck, resulting in the tragic loss of the Pepsi van’s driver.

According to the FHP news release, the driver of the Pepsi van, said to be a 47-year-old man from Bristol, Florida, attempted to cross the centerline while traveling eastbound. Regrettably, this led to a head-on collision with the driver of a large box truck heading westbound.

The driver of the truck, a 26-year-old man from Dothan, Alabama, sustained minor injuries in the collision. Emergency responders arrived at the scene to provide assistance and medical care.

Authorities are currently investigating the circumstances surrounding the accident to determine the factors contributing to the collision. Our hearts go out to the family and loved ones of the deceased man during this difficult time.

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