LIVE OAK, Fla. (WTXL) — The Florida Highway Patrol says an incident early Saturday that killed a Suwanee County man is under investigation.
According to a Florida Highway Patrol report released Saturday, around 3:30 a.m. Saturday, a sport utility vehicle (SUV) driven by a 57-year-old Live Oak man was southbound on U.S. Highway 129, also known as Ohio Avenue, and approaches Duval Street.
The SUV went onto the southbound shoulder and sidewalk before crashing into a building occupied by Hometown Jewelry and Loan, which is south of the intersection, the report said.
The store posted on its Facebook page Saturday morning that it was closed Saturday due to “unforeseen circumstances.”
According to the FHP report, the driver of the SUV was not wearing a seat belt and died at the scene.