Marianna man dies in crash while fleeing police

A Marianna man died from his injuries after FHP Troopers say he was fleeing police. (Pixabay)

WASHINGTON COUNTY, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - According to Florida Highway Patrol Troopers, Terrance Spires, 32, of Marianna, was traveling to the east on Sunday Road Friday, August 9th.

At the time, Spires was being sought by the Washington County Sheriff's Office for active warrants.

Troopers say deputies spotted Spires and conducted a traffic stop. According to deputies, Spires fled the scene traveling east.

Deputies say Spires tried to turn left, but because of the speed, his car left the road and overturned.

Spires was taken to a local hospital. He died from his injuries on August 17th.

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