A 48-year-old Zephyrhills man was killed in a two-vehicle crash Saturday evening in Dade City.
The collision happened on US-301, south of the intersection of Jordan Road, in Dade City around 7:40 p.m.
As a result of the crash, the 48-year-old passenger in a 2004 Oldsmobile Alero was killed. The driver, a 54-year-old Lutz man, was transported to Lake Regional Health with serious injuries.
Five people in the other vehicle, including two young children, suffered minor injuries.
The investigation is ongoing. According to the Florida Highway Patrol, charges are pending.
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