A 69-year-old Lakeland guy died Monday afternoon immediately after he was ejected from his 2005 Chevrolet Trailblazer when it rolled more than on Harden Boulevard, still left the street and struck several trees, according to Lakeland police.
Nicolas Hernandez died in the incident, which took place all around 12:50 p.m. a very little south of Lakeland Christian Faculty. The accident closed the southbound lanes of Harden Boulevard for 3.5 several hours.
Hernandez experienced been traveling south on Harden when he shed control of the SUV and the it commenced swerving, law enforcement said. He was not donning a seatbelt and was ejected, police claimed. Hernandez was pronounced useless at the scene by healthcare staff, law enforcement stated.