BRANDON — A Valrico man was killed Saturday evening in a car crash on State Road 60, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.
Julius Martinez, 21, was driving east on SR 60 west of Beverly Boulevard in the outside lane around 6:30 p.m. when, for reasons unknown, he crossed over the median and started traveling northeast, authorities said. Paul Littrel, 31, also of Valrico, was driving west on SR 60 and the front of his car struck Martinez's vehicle, according to the Highway Patrol.
Martinez, who was not wearing a seat belt, died at the scene of the crash, authorities said. Littrel and his three passengers were uninjured, according to the Highway Patrol.