JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- A 61-year-old man was killed overnight when his car hit the tree line near I-295 and Dunn Avenue then burst into flames.
Florida Highway Patrol says in its report that 33-year-old Talia Williams was entering I-295 South from Dunn Avenue and 61-year-old Reginold Goodmon was traveling on I-295 South in the right lane. Troopers say Williams made an improper lane change in front of Goodmon resulting in a collision between their vehicles. Williams car spun and hit a concrete barrier.
Troopers say Goodmon's vehicle went across the Northbound lanes and onto the grass lane divider at the Northbound I-295 exit ramp to Dunn Ave. Goodmon's vehicle then hit a tree and burst into flames.
Williams and Goodmon were taken to Shands Jacksonville. Williams injuries were minor according to FHP, Goodmon died from his injuries.
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