Road clear after truck hits downed tree
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- A pickup truck slammed into a downed tree on Roosevelt Boulevard on Tuesday night.
Minas N. Karangolian, 41, of Jacksonville was driving a 1996 Chevy S-10 pickup but was unable to avoid the tree just before 10 p.m. Tuesday, according to a news release from the Florida Highway Patrol. The driver had minor injuries and a passenger was not injured.
The large oak tree fell due to natural causes on Roosevelt Boulevard.
The northbound lanes were blocked for several hours.
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