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A car turned in front of a tractor-trailer and collided on SR 53 near the intersection of Old Saint Augustine Road on Tuesday, June 17 at 12:45 p.m., according to the Florida Highway Patrol.
Scarlett Sue Cobb, 35, of Madison was driving her 1992 Mercury Grand Marquis northbound on SR 53 approaching the intersection of Old Saint Augustine Road while Little David Combs, 64, of Live Oak was driving his Kenworth tractor-trailer southbound on SR 53 approaching the intersection of Old Saint Augustine Road.
Cobb failed to observe Combs and made a left turn in front of Combs. Combs was unable to avoid contact and struck Cobb on the right side with the front of his tractor-trailer. Both vehicles came to a final rest on the west shoulder of SR 53.
Cobb was transported to Tallahassee Memorial Hospital for serious injuries. Combs reported no injuries. Cobb was charged with violation of right of way and driving while license suspended or revoked.