Kasey A. Powell, 23, suffered minor injuries in the one-vehicle crash Saturday morning in Lakeland.
LAKELAND (FOX 13) -
One man was killed and another injured early Saturday morning in a one-vehicle crash at the intersection of Kathleen Rd. and West Fifth St. in Lakeland.
The incident occurred at approximately 2:21 a.m. The driver of the vehicle, Scott A. Stinson, was transported to Lakeland Regional Medical Center where he later died.
According to a Lakeland Police Department report Stinson, 23, was traveling north on Kathleen in his Ford pick-up truck when it left the roadway and onto the center grass media.
The vehicle continued north into the next media before striking a tree. Kasey L. Powell, a passenger in the truck, sustained minor cuts and abrasions. He was treated and released.
Stinson passed away just before 2 p.m. Saturday afternoon. Neither man was wearing a seatbelt at the time of the incident. The official cause of the crash is not yet known as the investigation continues.