Spring Hill man killed after vehicle hits tree, catches fire

Last Updated: Wednesday, January 11, 2017, 4:15 PM EST

A Spring Hill man was killed Tuesday night after he lost control of his vehicle and crashed. 

  • Man killed after vehicle hits tree, catches fire
  • Barry Weber died on scene

The accident happened around 9:15 p.m. on Cortez Boulevard near Morningview Street. 

The Florida Highway Patrol reported that Jack 'Barry' Weber, 61, was traveling on Cortez Boulevard when he failed to negotiate a curve in the roadway. 

The Lexus he was driving rotated and entered the north shoulder of Cortez Blvd. where he collided with a tree and caught fire. 

FHP said Weber was pronounced dead on scene.