Florida Highway Patrol says Edward Jason Stout, 36, died of his injuries after his truck struck a tree.

A Brooker man died early Sunday after his truck traveled onto a shoulder and struck a tree.


Edward Jason Stout, 36, was traveling east on Reid Street in Palatka near County Road 309C at about 4:23 a.m., according to a Florida Highway Patrol press release.


For unknown reasons, Stout then traveled across a westbound lane, into grass and the tree, the release said.


He was pronounced dead on the scene.