WALTON COUNTY — An 18-year-old from Tallahassee was struck and killed on Interstate 10 early Tuesday morning after his car malfunctioned and stopped in a traffic lane.
Jacob Wesley Cowden, who was driving a 1990 Mazda MX5, was hit from behind by a box truck that was unable to avoid the collision, according to a report from the Florida Highway Patrol.
The driver of the truck was not injured.
The accident happened about 3 a.m. near mile marker 74.
No charges have been filed.