Clarksville Crash Claims One Life

A Wednesday afternoon traffic crash claims the life of a Georgia man.

According to the Florida Highway Patrol, 19-year-old Thomas West of Bainbridge was speeding on Highway 20 just east of Clarksville in Calhoun County, around 3:30 p.m. Wednesday.

Investigators say West hit the back of a car driven by 57-year-old Donnie Southwell of Bascom.

West died as a result of the wreck. Southwell wasn't hurt in the crash.