MANATEE COUNTY (SNN TV) Nov. 22, 2022 - A 66-year-old Sarasota man suffered a medical episode while driving in Manatee County and died after crashing.

The man was driving a sedan directly behind a car driven by a 53-year-old Sarasota man about 4 o'clock this afternoon at the intersection of SR 70 and Lockwood Ridge Rd when he suffered the medical episode and crashed into the car in front of him. He was taken to Manatee Memorial Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Neither his passenger, a 54-year-old Sarasota woman nor the driver of the other car were inured.