LABELLE, FL. -- Edward William Cross, 66 of Hendry County was traveling north on SR-29 Monday as Ronald William Reese 54 of Hendry County on a 2006 Honda scooter, was coming to a stop northbound on SR-29 and CR-78 directly in front of Cross' 1997 Dodge pickup truck.
Cross failed to stop causing the front of the truck to collide with the rear of the scooter.
Cross came to a controlled stop on the east shoulder of SR-29. The scooter was pushed to
the east shoulder and Reese was knocked off the scooter and landed on the east shoulder.
Reese died from injuries from the crash.