According to the Florida Highway Patrol (FHP), 56-year-old Carlos Hernandez-Trejo of Freeport died as a result of injuries sustained in a crash on the Clyde Wells Bridge on US Hwy 331 in Walton County last Saturday night around 7:50 p.m. His name was withheld pending notification of next of kin.
The FHP reports the man was southbound on the bridge south of Freeport and traveled to the left and entered the northbound lanes. The front of the 1997 GEO Metro struck a northbound 2011 Hyundi being driven by Kathleen C. Brick of Freeport. She was reported as having minor injuries.
The unidentified driver was transported to Sacred Hearth Hospital in Miramar Beach where he succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced deceased.