Sunday, Apr 20, 2014
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Orlando trucker dies in Hernando County crash


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A semi truck driver who lost control of his vehicle on I-75 in Hernando County on Tuesday has died from his injuries.

According to the Florida Highway Patrol, Higinio Torres, Jr., 43, of Orlando, was driving south when he veered to the outside shoulder of the highway, hitting a tree. The truck overturned, spilling the limestone load it was carrying into the road.

Torres died at the crash scene.

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