Wesley Chapel man dies in wreck

The Florida Highway Patrol reported that a 65-year-old Wesley Chapel man died after losing control of his vehicle Feb. 12 at Old Pasco Road and State Road 52.

SAN ANTONIO – The Florida Highway Patrol reported that a 65-year-old Wesley Chapel man died after losing control of his vehicle Feb. 12 at Old Pasco Road and State Road 52.

Reports state that the man was traveling northbound on Old Pasco Road and failed to negotiate a left turn onto S.R. 52. The sedan traveled onto the north shoulder, collided with a pedestrian handrail and dropped from the sidewalk before coming to rest in a ditch below.

The man was transported to an area hospital and died from injuries sustained in the wreck, FHP troopers reported.