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Driver killed, ejected from vehicle in Lake City crash

Police said the victim struck the rear of a vehicle that was in front of him. His vehicle overturned and he was ejected from the car.
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LAKE CITY, Fla. — A 29-year-old man is dead after police say he crashed into another vehicle at about 3 a.m. Saturday on US Highway 41, south of NW Guerdon Street in Lake City. According to an accident report, the victim was traveling in the southbound lane approaching another vehicle from behind. "For reasons unknown" the man's car hit the vehicle in front of him. He was ejected from his car which flipped over, the accident report states.

The man, who has not been identified, was not wearing a seatbelt and was pronounced dead at the scene, the report states. The driver of the vehicle that was hit was not injured, the report states.

The crash is being investigated by Florida Highway Patrol.