Trenton woman dies in one-car crash in Gilchrist County


Published: Monday, January 31, 2011 at 8:53 a.m.
Last Modified: Monday, January 31, 2011 at 8:53 a.m.

A Trenton woman was pronounced dead Sunday morning at the scene of a fiery, one-car crash in Gilchrist County.

According to the Florida Highway Patrol, Maria Fina, 42, was alone in a two-door, silver Mitsubishi when the crash occurred at 8:20 a.m.

Troopers said Fina had been westbound on Gilchrist County Road 337 when she ran a stop sign at Southeast 50th Street. The Mitsubishi hit a large tree head on. Fina, who was not wearing a seat belt, was ejected from the car before it caught fire. Fina was pronounced dead at the scene by Gilchrist County Emergency Medical Services.


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