PASCO COUNTY, Fla. (WFLA) — A Zephyrhills man riding a motorized scooter died after a nearly head-on crash Thursday evening.
The Florida Highway Patrol said a 74-year-old van driver was traveling eastbound in the westbound lanes on Pretty Pond Road for an unknown reason while a motorized scooter rider was traveling eastbound.
Troopers said the two vehicles collided nearly head-on west of the intersection of Chenken Road.
The 43-year-old scooter rider was taken to a hospital where he later died.
Troopers said the 74-year-old van driver suffered minor injuries.
No other information was immediately available.