ST. JOHNS COUNTY, Fla. - A man was air lifted to the hospital after single-vehicle accident on the outskirts of Vilano Beach Friday morning.
The driver, Romildo "Ray" Gottuso, was partially ejected from his vehicle when it struck a mailbox in the 3100 block of S. Ponte Vedra Boulevard, according to Cpl. Catherina Payne with the St. Johns County Sheriff's Office. First responders air lifted Gottuso to Shands Jacksonville.
Gottuso reportedly underwent surgery for the injuries he sustained in the accident.
Payne said crash scene investigators are trying to determine the cause of the crash.
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