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Live Oak man dies when pickup truck hits tree in Suwannee County

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Posted at 4:58 AM, Dec 25, 2017
and last updated 2017-12-25 02:51:52-05

SUWANNEE COUNTY, Fla. (WTXL) - A Live Oak man died Sunday when the pick up truck he was driving left a Suwannee County street and hit a tree, the Florida Highway Patrol said.

Samuel Giannoble, 26, was traveling west on 104th Street in the westbound lane when the vehicle crossed the eastbound lane and traveled onto the shoulder of the roadway about 10:48 p.m. Sunday, FHP said.

The driver overcorrected to the right, and the vehicle traveled onto the northern shoulder of the roadway and collided with a tree. He was pronounced dead on the scene.

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