One Dead After Accident Involving City of Tallahassee Garbage Truck

Posted at 9:02 AM, Apr 21, 2016
and last updated 2016-04-21 07:46:03-04

TALLAHASSEE, FL (WTXL) -- One person is dead after an accident involving a SUV and a City of Tallahassee garbage truck.

According to Police, the accident happened at approximately 5:00am at the intersection of Wilson Green Boulevard and Crawfordville Highway.

The driver of the SUV, who was the only occupant of the vehicle, was taken to a local hospital with life threatening injuries, where he later died, said police.

The driver of the garbage truck did not report any injuries as a result of the crash.

Police have not yet released the name of the person who was killed in the accident.

Investigators are asking any community members who may have witnessed the crash, to please contact TPD at (850) 891-4200.