Man In Critical Condition After Car Overturns In Leon County

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Posted at 1:00 PM, Oct 31, 2014
and last updated 2014-10-31 12:35:40-04

LEON COUNTY, FL (WTXL) - A crash on County Road 59 in Leon County has left one man in critical condition.

The accident happened just before noon on Thursday.

Steven Lenoris Battle, a 28 year old from Thomasville, was driving southbound on County Road 59 when, according to Florida Highway Patrol, Battle lost control of his car and ran off the roadway.

FHP says that he then collided with a clay embankment, and his car overturned several times.

The Leon County Sheriff's Office, Leon County EMS, and the TallahasseeFire Department helped on the scene.

According to FHP, Battle was airlifted to Tallahassee Memorial Hospital.