Bradford County

Driver from Macclenny dies after crashing into a grass ditch

Iulia Pugachev was issued a notice to appear for criminal violations of operating a motor vehicle with no registration, imitation of a Florida Highway Patrol unit and misuse of a dealer license plate.

BRADFORD COUNTY, Fla. — A 58-year-old man was driving on US-301 northbound on Northeast 185th Avenue in Bradford County.


According to Florida Highway Patrol, the driver was travelling northbound on US-301.

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For some unknown reason the sedan crossed the median and resulted with the sedan colliding with a grass ditch on US-301 shoulder.

The car came to a final rest on the right shoulder facing north on US-301 southbound.

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According to FHP, the driver is dead.

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