Dothan man killed in Washington County Thanksgiving wreck

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WASHINGTON COUNTY, Fla. (WTVY) -- A Dothan man was killed on Thanksgiving Day in a wreck in Washington County.

According to the Florida Highway Patrol, Michael Gene Flowers of Dothan was killed in a single-vehicle accident that occurred at 5:15pm on County Road 276 and John's Way.

Authorities say the vehicle was traveling west on 276 when it went off the paved part of the road. The driver is said to have over-corrected, causing the vehicle to go across the center line and into the other lane. The vehicle continued to move and eventually overturned.

The driver and one other passenger involved only suffered minor injuries.

Authorities say that neither passenger were wearing their seatbelts. Alcohol is not believed to be a factor.