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Woman in DUI accident dies, driver arrested
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Woman in DUI accident dies, driver arrested

Floral City, FL -- A Citrus County woman involved in a DUI accident on Thursday night died from her injuries at Tampa General Hospital.

According to the Florida Highway Patrol report, the accident happened Thursday night, May 13, around 10:30 p.m. on County Road 48 and S. Istachatta Road.

Steven Dickson was driving east on County Road 48 when he swerved to avoid an animal and lost control of the car he was driving.  The car headed onto the south shoulder of County Road 48, overturned, and Steven and his passenger, 62-year-old Deborah Dickson, were both ejected.

Steven was given a breathalizer test and police report he provided a sample, above the legal limit, of 0.155. Steven was taken to Citrus County Jail and due to the death of Deborah DIckson, he is being charged with DUI Manslaughter.

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