Car crashed into a tractor-trailer in Madison County

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A 49-year old man was traveling west with a 26-year old woman on Interstate 10 in Madison County when his car blew a tire, causing him to lose control and hit a tractor-trailer.  The vehicle overturned several times, hit a tree and came to an abrupt stop. 


The couple were treated at the scene for serious injuries before being taken to Tallahassee Memorial Hospital where the man died.  The driver of the tractor-trailer, was not injured.


The accident is being investigated but officials do not believe alcohol was the cause.