Fatal Sarasota crash leaves 45 year man dead
SARASOTA - Troopers are investigating a fatal crash that left a 45 year old Sarasota man dead Tuesday night.
It happened at around 5 pm at the intersection of Cass Way and S. Tamiami Trail in Sarasota.
The Florida Highway Patrol reports John Gustin was driving a Toyota Tundra southbound on S. Tamiami Trail when 75 year old Edward Fogarty pulled out of a strip mall across from Cass Way.
The right front of the Tundra struck the left front of the Lexus driven by Fogarty causing the truck to lose control and overturn onto a median, according to FHP.
Gustin, who was not wearing a seat belt, was ejected from the truck and died at the scene.
Fogarty was not hurt.
Charges are pending.