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Driver ejected, hospitalized in Palm Harbor crash
A driver crossed a median into oncoming traffic on U.S. 19, struck several vehicles and was ejected from his car, Palm Harbor Fire Rescue said. About 1 p.m., the male driver in a Honda Civic was southbound on U.S. 19 when he crossed over the median into northbound traffic near Nebraska Avenue, said Liz Monforti of Palm Harbor Fire Rescue. The Civic then collided with a Nissan Frontier, a dump truck and a van. The driver was ejected. The driver was transported to Bayfront Medical Center via Bayflight. None of the other drivers or passengers reported any injuries.Debris remains spread over the road, including clothes and Xbox games. The Florida Highway Patrol is investigating the crash.