O’Brien man killed in single-vehicle accident on 441 in Alachua


According to the Florida Highway Patrol, a white Ford pickup truck driven by a 39-year-old O’Brien man was traveling northbound on US Hwy 441, approaching NW 104th Terrace in Alachua, at 5:09 p.m. today when the driver lost control of the vehicle for unknown reasons. The vehicle ran off the roadway to the right and overturned. The driver was pronounced dead at the scene, and the passenger, a 59-year-old O’Brien man, was transported to the hospital with minor injuries. The crash is still under investigation.