Man, 27, killed riding in go-cart on Zephyrhills street

By Tim Wronka, Bay News 9 Reporter
Last Updated: Monday, November 13, 2017

A 27-year-old man was killed Sunday evening in Zephyrhills when the go-kart he was driving was struck by pick up truck. 

  • Man, 27, killed riding in go-cart on Zephyrhills street
  • Cody J. Liller of Zephyrhills killed in crash
  • Driver, 64, in pick up truck crashed into back of go-cart

According to the Florida Highway Patrol, Cody J. Liller of Zephyrhills was in the eastbound lane facing east on Central Avenue, west of Warbler Street, when a GMC Sierra pick up being driven by a 64-year-old man crashed into the back of the go-cart. 

Liller's vehicle was knocked off the road. Troopers did not provide exact details on how the crash happened.

Liller was rushed to Florida Hospital of Zephyrhills where he was pronounced dead a short time later. 

The crash remains under investigation.