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Vernon man killed in crash ……..

The Florida Highway Patrol (FHP) reports that 57-year-old Ronald Dean Eubanks of Vernon was killed in a 1:40 a.m. crash June 11th on State Road 79 and Environmental Road in Washington County.

 

According to the FHP,  Eubanks was traveling south bound within the north travel lanes of State Road 79 approximately one-half mile north of Environmental Road at the time of the incident.   FHP reports that Eubanks was traveling in a wrong way direction on the roadway.   The front of his vehicle, a 2007 Honda motorcycle, collided with the front right of a 2002 Dodge Neon driven by 23-year-old Leon Tranard Howard of Caryville.

 

After the impact the Honda continued to travel in a southeasterly direction, coming to final rest on the east shoulder of the roadway facing east on its right side.  Eubanks was ejected from the motorcycle and came to final rest within the number two, northbound travel lane facing in a southeasterly direction.

 

After impact the Dodge Neon rotated in a clockwise motion before coming to final rest on the east shoulder of the roadway facing north.

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