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Troopers: Sarasota driver in critical condition after failing to navigate curve

SARASOTA -- A man is in critical condition after he failed to negotiate a curve in the road and struck a curb with his vehicle, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.

The 33-year-old was westbound on University Parkway at 2:44 a.m. Friday when he approached a left curve in the road, according to a release.

He failed to turn with the road and struck the concrete curb and the vehicle hopped it out of the roadway into the north shoulder, troopers said.

The car began to overturn, causing the driver to fall from the vehicle, according to a release.

The man was taken to Sarasota Memorial Hospital, where his condition is listed as critical.