Escambia County Man Killed In Klondike Road Rollover Crash

July 5, 2020

An Escambia County man was in killed a crash Sunday morning in Escambia County.

The Florida Highway Patrol said the 36-year old man was traveling south on Klondike Road approaching Dunaway Lane when he lost control of his Ford Focus and began to leave the roadway. His car traveled sideways, hit a fence and rolled over.

The driver was not wearing a seat belt and was ejected. He was pronounced deceased on the scene by Escambia County EMS.

The FHP no longer releases the name of traffic crash victims.

NorthEscambia.com file photo.

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5 Responses to “Escambia County Man Killed In Klondike Road Rollover Crash”

  1. Kristy Adams on July 7th, 2020 9:01 pm

    I witnessed this tragic accident. It happened right in front of me. I immediately stopped and went into the wooded area where the car was. It was terrible but I wanted the young man to know he wasn’t alone. The highway patrol was supposed to contact me but never did. I don’t even know the young man’s name but I send my deepest condolences to his family.

  2. Shaking My Head on July 7th, 2020 10:04 am

    Prayers for the family.

    But people, you can’t blame the road. The road didn’t cause the accident. The person driving the car caused the accident. Maybe have a petition drawn up to reduce the speed limit?

  3. Alan on July 6th, 2020 7:45 am

    He probably would have survived if he had been wearing a seatbelt. Sad.

  4. JD on July 5th, 2020 7:47 pm

    I live on mobile hwy right past Klondike and it’s a dang speedway thru there. Very ridiculous of people’s driving habits nowadays.

  5. Klondike Kid on July 5th, 2020 6:45 pm

    Tragic loss of life. The 2 long straight roads that are the arterial roads of my home community , Klondike Rd. & Eight Mile Creek Rd. , have long been dangerous for people exceeding the posted 35 MPH speed limits. The more houses built in Beulah , the more people shortcut through the Klondike Community to get to I 10 or Pine Forest Rd. The curve on Eight Mile has had it’s share of accidents too. Unfamiliar roads , darkness & speed are dangerous combinations. My sympathies go out to this man’s loved ones.





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