Live Oak — A Branford man was killed just after midnight Sunday in a single vehicle crash in Suwannee County, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.
Reports show that on Sunday, Aug. 18 at 12:05 a.m., Michael Silas Hegenauer, 27, Branford, was traveling north on SR 247 in a 2006 Buick Rendezvous and attempted to make a right turn onto 264th Street. Hegenauer was traveling too fast while making the turn and went through the intersection, leaving the roadway and striking a tree with the vehicle’s left side, FHP stated.
Hegenauer died as a result of injuries sustained in the crash, according to FHP. No other information was available.