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Lake City man killed in alcohol-related crash

Traffic crash
Posted at 2:52 PM, May 25, 2013
and last updated 2013-05-25 14:52:00-04

SUWANNEE COUNTY, Fla. (WTXL)--A Lake City man is dead after a crash in Suwannee County.

Florida Highway Patrol troopers say Nicholas Lee Prescott was driving a pick up truck south on 29th Road, one mile south of U.S. 90. It happened 3:30 on Saturday morning. They say the 27-year old man ran off the road, hit two trees and a ditch. Prescott was reportedly not wearing a seatbelt.

Troopers say alcohol and excessive speed appears to be contributing factors in the crash.