BAYOU GEORGE A Panama City man died early Friday morning in a two vehicle crash on US 231 just north of Penny Road in Bayou George.
48 year old Larry Rocklin Roberts was killed. His wife, Margie Ann Roberts was seriously injured.
The Florida Highway Patrol says the Roberts’ car crashed into the rear of a pick-up truck as both vehicles were headed south.
The pick-up driven by 49 year old Jeffery Daniel Pumphrey of Youngstown went into a spin when it was hit from behind and then rolled over into a ditch.
The Robert’s car began rotating as it went into the grassy media and then rolled over several times ejecting the driver. He was not wearing a seatbelt and died at the scene. Margie Roberts, the passenger was wearing a seat belt. She’s listed in serious condition.
Pumphrey, the pick-up driver, sustained minor injuries.