No Injuries In Classic El Camino Crash In Bratt

October 3, 2017

An elderly driver received only minor injuries when he crashed a classic Chevrolet ElCamino into a tree Tuesday morning in Bratt.

The driver lost control while southbound on Highway 99 near Cecil’s Road, crossed the center line, left the roadway and struck a brick mailbox. He then cross back over the highway, left the roadway again and struck a tree about 7:35 a.m.

He was treated on the scene by Escambia County EMS and not transported to the hospital.

The accident is under investigation by the Florida Highway Patrol. The Walnut Hill Station of Escambia Fire Rescue also responded. photos, click to enlarge.


4 Responses to “No Injuries In Classic El Camino Crash In Bratt”

  1. Alan on October 3rd, 2017 6:07 pm

    A little Flitz and Mothers Mag Polish and she’ll be fine.

  2. mike on October 3rd, 2017 10:18 am

    A bit of frame straightening and paint/bodywork she’s gonna live! A beauty that will see the road again! :)

  3. Dennis on October 3rd, 2017 9:32 am

    Yeah, they build them to save your life, not vehicle damage.

  4. DJC on October 3rd, 2017 8:49 am

    They don’t build them like they used to!
    Glad he was not injured.

Have a comment on this story?

We welcome your comments on this story, but there are some rules to follow::

(1) Be Nice. No comments that slander another, no racism, no sexism, no personal attacks.

(2) No Harrassing Comments. If someone says something bad about you, don't respond. That's childish.

(3) No Libel. That's saying something is not true about someone. Don't do it.

(4) Keep it clean. Nothing vulgar, obscene or sexually related. No profanity or obvious substitutions. Period.

(5) reserves the right to remove any comments that violate our rules or we think to be inappropriate. We are not responsible for what is posted. Comments may not appear right away until they are approved by a moderator.

(6) Limit your comments to the subject in this story only, and limit comments to 300 words or less. Do not post copyrighted material. Comments will not be added to stories that are over 30 days old.

(7) No posts may advertise a commercial business or political group, or link to another commercial web site or political site of any kind.