Man killed in crash on U.S. 17 in Yulee identified

Man killed in crash on U.S. 17 in Yulee identified
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YULEE, Fla. — The Florida Highway Patrol has identified a man killed in a two-car crash on U.S. 17 at Hamilton Street in Nassau County on Wednesday.

FHP said a 2003 Ford F-150 driven by Fred Westerfield III, 60, of St. Marys, Georgia, was traveling southbound on U.S. 17 when it veered into the northbound lane for unknown reasons.

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Westerfield’s truck collided with a 2013 Ford F-150.

Westerfield was killed in the crash and the driver of the 2013 Ford suffered critical injuries, FHP said.

No charges are being filed in this crash at this time.