Although the victim has not been identified, the Florida Highway Patrol reported this evening (Tuesday, April 6) that an Atmore man was killed around 5:10 p.m. today in a single-vehicle mishap near Marianna, Fla.
According to the FHP report, the 52-year-old victim was driving a tractor-trailer rig in a rock mine off Vermont Road when he apparently suffered some type of medical emergency and his truck crashed into a building.
The man was reportedly pronounced dead at the scene. The Jackson County Sheriff’s Office and Jackson County Fire-Rescue also responded to the fatal accident.
More details will be posted to this site as they become available.