30-year-old man dies after Wednesday morning crash near Alachua


A 30-year-old man died early Wednesday morning after troopers say he pulled in front of another vehicle.

The crash happened about 7 a.m. at County Road 235 and NW 78th Avenue.

Troopers say Matthew Silas Miller of Defuniak Springs was driving a 1999 Ford F-150 eastbound on 78th when, for unknown reasons, he pulled into the intersection and was struck by a semi truck.

Miller died at the scene. The truck driver had minor injuries.

The crash is under investigation.

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