On July 19 at approximately 10:55 a.m., the Lakeland Police department responded to an accident with injuries at Kathleen Road and Quincy Street. A 1999 Ford Explorer, 2 dr, traveling south on Kathleen Road in the outside lane lost control and struck the west curb. The vehicle left the roadway and came to a rest approximately 44 feet from the point of impact on its roof. The driver, Jermaine D. Johnson, 31 yrs old, was ejected from the vehicle. He was transported to the Lakeland Regional Medical Center in critical condition. No other vehicles were involved and the crash is still under investigation.
The roadway was closed for approximately 3 hours during the investigation.
Driver: Jermaine D. Johnson , 31 years old., 735 Pineville Lane, Lakeland, Florida.