OKALOOSA COUNTY — A 32-year-old Laurel Hill man was killed Sunday morning after a crash on County Road 602.
According to a press release from Florida Highway Patrol, 32-yar-old James C. Brooks was traveling eastbound on County Road 602 around 11:45 a.m. in a 2015 Chevrolet Sparks when he crossed the double yellow line and entered into the westbound lane of the road.
Brooks collided with 35-year-old Daniel Brown, 35, of Laurel Hill who was driving a 2000 Ford suv. Brown was unable to take evasive action and the left front of his vehicle collided with the left front of the Chevrolet.
The Chevrolet rotated counter clockwise coming to a final rest facing west partially in the eastbound lane and partially in a southwest direction within the westbound lane, the report said.
Brooks was pronounced dead at the scene.
Charges are pending a toxicology report on Brooks, according to FHP.