MANATEE — A 51-year-old Bradenton man was taken to Bayfront Medical Center in St. Petersburg after his Jeep overturned as he was approaching the intersection of 51st Avenue East and U.S. 301, according to Florida Highway Patrol.
The man driving the jeep struck a Toyota car driven by another 51-year-old man who had two passengers with him. No one in that vehicle was injured.
The crash took place at about 2:30 p.m. Saturday in the right lane heading north on U.S. 301, according to authorities. The Jeep attempted to miss the car, but crashed and then overturned.
The crash remains under investigation. The man in the Jeep appeared to be in stable condition, according to FHP.