Suwannee Democrat


January 19, 2014

2 injured in Saturday night wreck in Suwannee County

Live Oak — A Live Oak man was life flighted to a Gainesville hospital and a teenager was transported to Shands Live Oak Regional Medical Center following a one-vehicle wreck on 72nd Terrace in Suwannee County Saturday night, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.

According to FHP, Dalton James Tyre, 19, Live Oak, was traveling south on 72nd Terrace around 6:45 p.m. when he lost control of the 2005 Ford F-150 he was driving while attempting to negotiate a left curve. The Ford rotated clockwise and then overturned on 72nd Terrace. The Ford came to a rest on the driver's side.

Passenger Cody Lee Jorgensen, 20, Live Oak, suffered serious injuries and was sent to Shands Gainesville via life flight.

Tyre received minor injuries, according to FHP, and was sent by ambulance to Shands Live Oak RMC.

Passengers Timothy Martin Knight, 20, Live Oak, and Brandon Lee Mortlock, 28, Live Oak, were not injured.

FHP reported that none of the occupants were wearing a seatbelt.

Tyre was cited for careless driving, according to FHP.

Text Only
Local News
Suwannee Democrat
Jasper News
Mayo Free Press
Arrest Record

AP Video
Must Read
Business Marquee
Election 2014
AP Video
Raw: More Than 100,000 Gather for Easter Sunday Raw: Greeks Celebrate Easter With "Rocket War" Police Question Captain, Crew on Ferry Disaster Raw: Orthodox Christians Observe Easter Rite Ceremony Marks 19th Anniversary of OKC Bombing Raw: Four French Journalists Freed From Syria Raw: Massive 7.2 Earthquake Rocks Mexico Captain of Sunken SKorean Ferry Arrested Raw: Fire Destroys 3 N.J. Beachfront Homes Raw: Pope Presides Over Good Friday Mass Raw: Space X Launches to Space Station Superheroes Descend on Capitol Mall Man Charged in Kansas City Highway Shootings Obama Awards Navy Football Trophy Anti-semitic Leaflets Posted in Eastern Ukraine Raw: Magnitude-7.2 Earthquake Shakes Mexico City Ceremony at MIT Remembers One of Boston's Finest Raw: Students Hurt in Colo. School Bus Crash Deadly Avalanche Sweeps Slopes of Mount Everest
Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide
House Ads
Twitter Updates

Do you think the city of Live Oak should have a city-manager form of government or leave it as a city-administrator form of government?

Change to a city-manager.
Keep it as city-administrator.
Don’t care either way.
What are you talking about?
     View Results