Single-vehicle crash kills teen, injures 3

A single vehicle collision resulted in the death of a teenage Live Oak male and left three others injured early Saturday morning along County Road 136 in Suwannee County.

The Florida Highway Patrol reported a 19-year-old Live Oak male was driving a pickup westbound around 2:10 a.m. on Saturday along County Road 136 near County Road 136A when he failed to negotiate a curve, left the road onto the north shoulder and collided with a tree.

A 17-year-old Live Oak male riding in the vehicle was ejected and pronounced dead at the scene of the crash.

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First responders transported the driver (serious condition) and two other passengers—a 15-year-old Jacksonville female (minor injuries) and a 20-year-old Jasper male (serious condition)—to local hospitals.

FHP reported no one was wearing a seatbelt.

County Road 136 and 136A Suwannee County map

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