FHP: Tampa man, 24, killed after car hits pickup truck on U.S. 301

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TAMPA, Fla. (WFLA) — A driver has died after their vehicle collided with a pickup truck in Thonotosassa early Monday morning.

The crash happened shortly after midnight at the intersection of U.S. Highway 301 and Jackson Road.

Troopers said the driver, a 24-year-old man from Tampa, was heading north on Jackson Road in Honda Fit. He failed to stop at a stop sign posted at the intersection and struck a Ford F250 that was traveling on U.S. 301.

The man died at the scene.

The intersection was closed for several hours, but has since reopened.

Further information was not immediately available.

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