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Fatal accident closes bridge
ESCAMBIA COUNTY -- A bridge was closed for several hours last night due to a fatal accident. It happened around 11 p.m. at the Escambia River Bridge on Quintette Road. Floyd Scruggs, 44, was pronounced dead on the scene. The Florida Highway Patrol says the Chevy pickup Scruggs was driving veered into the westbound lanes while traveling east. It hit a ford truck head on. Jonathan carpenter, 27, is in the hospital in serious condition. FHP is investigating the crash.