BROOKSVILLE — A man died Saturday morning after his SUV hit a guardrail on County Road 491 and landed on its side, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.
Frederick C. Moutran, 64, of Spring Hill, was driving south on County Road 491 near State Road 700 at about 6:40 a.m. when his 2000 Ford Explorer crossed the northbound lane and onto the grassy shoulder, FHP said. The SUV went about 134 feet before hitting the end of a guardrail. It then flipped onto its side.
Moutran died at the scene, FHP said. He was not wearing a seat belt.
The crash is under investigation.