Freeport man dies in Walton County crash

WALTON COUNTY, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - A Freeport man is dead after a single-vehicle crash in Walton County Sunday night.

According to the Florida Highway Patrol, Matthew Gilbert, 29, was driving north on County Road 83A at around 9:30 p.m. when he lost control of his truck and ran off the road.

He then crashed into multiple objects including a ditch, power pole, and a tree. The truck then rolled over and Gilbert was thrown from the vehicle.

Gilbert died from his injuries. No other individuals were involved with the crash.