Saturday, February 17, 2018
Public safety

Man dies after medical emergency causes crash

TARPON SPRINGS — A 70-year-old man died Thursday after he had a medical emergency.

Charles Edmund Deson, of Fort White, was driving east on Anclote Road near the intersection of Center Avenue when he had a medical emergency, Florida Highway Patrol said.

Deson ran off the road and hit a stop sign and a tree. He was pronounced dead at the scene, the patrol stated.

No other vehicles were involved in the crash.

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