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Pasco man killed in North Pinellas accident

A Pasco County man died and another was injured in a traffic accident Tuesday in North Pinellas County. The victim was identified by the Florida Highway Patrol as George Stephen Kurilla Jr., 29, of 6718 Sandra Drive in Port Richey. He was northbound on East Lake Road north of Keystone Road about 7 p.m. when he lost control of the 1980 Toyota pickup he was driving, and it flipped, the FHP said. Kurilla, who was not wearing a seat belt, was thrown from the truck. He was flown to Bayfront Medical Center in St. Petersburg, but could not be revived. A passenger, identified by the FHP as Roy L. Womac Jr., of 9319 Labelle St. in New Port Richey, was treated at the scene for minor injuries. The accident was under investigation late Tuesday.

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