Driver dies in single-car accident

- Published: 13 July 2015
Driver dies in single-car accident

The Florida Highway Patrol says one person is dead after spinning out and hitting a tree early Sunday morning.

The accident happened at 7 a.m. on Sisters Welcome Road, south of Lake City. FHP says Kenneth Sluder, 24, of Lake City was traveling in a 1995 BMW 325is when he drifted onto the grass shoulder. In an attempt to correct, he lost control and spun off the road and hit a tree.

FHP says Sluder was dead on the scene. Results of an alcohol test are pending.