Davenport man killed after crashing into truck stopped at red light

Polk County

POLK COUNTY, Fla. (WFLA) — A Davenport man is dead after a wreck between a car and a single-unit truck early Monday morning, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.

FHP troopers said around 4:27 a.m., the truck stopped at a red light at the intersection of US-27 and Sanders Road when a car heading south collided with the truck’s rear end.

Photos of the wreck showed the car’s front half crushed by the impact.

The FHP said the driver, a 33-year-old Davenport man, died at the scene of the crash. The truck’s driver was not injured.

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