NASSAU COUNTY, Fla. -- A 17-year-old Atlantic Beach teen was killed in a car accident in Nassau County around 10:30 p.m. Saturday night, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.
FHP said, Justin Tyler Hurst, was riding as a passenger with Migdelio Luis Torres, 22, when the 1993 Toyota Camry was hit on the right side by a 1998 Dodge Ram truck driven by 37-year-old Heathe J. Fergoson of Callahan.
Torres was driving northbound on US-1 attempting to turn left onto Ratliff Road and failed to yield to Fergoson, who was traveling south on US-1 Torres.
Fergoson's truck collided into the right side of the Camry.
According to FHP, Hurst along with Torres and another passenger were transported to UF Health where Hurst was pronounced dead.
Fergoson along with his passenger, Michael Miller Raymond, were not taken to the hospital.
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