A Toyota pickup truck driven by a teen slid off the road rolled over and dropped into a creek. FHP reported the accident happened around 2:30 in the morning on Palmer Boulevard close to Nandina Drive.
The driver of the pickup, David Mahoney 18 of Sarasota, was wearing his seat belt during the accident but was killed in the crash. Florida Highway Patrol stated as the truck got close to the intersection of Palmer Blvd. and Nandina Dr., it veered to the left and slid of the road. Once leaving the roadway the truck collided with boulders Flipping the vehicle which came to rest on it’s side in the creek. The creek held about a meter of water at the time.