In St. Augustine, Florida, Bobbie Jean Dengler, age 41, died as a result of a crash with a semi tractor trailer driven by Garfield Brown. The Florida Highway Patrol reported that fog may have played a role in the truck driver not seeing Ms. Dengler when the truck driver pulled in front of her.
The dangers of semi tractor trailers on the road are exaserbated when weather conditions like fog are factored in. It is important for all drivers including semi tractor trailer drivers to pay attention to traffic, road conditions, and weather conditions when driving on Florida roadways. This story was reported along with other daily incidents at the Jacksonville Times Union Newspaper Web Site.