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Acushnet man dies after wrong way crash in Florida

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A man has died after a wrong way driver in Sarasota, Florida plowed into a taxi filled with passengers from Acushnet.

James Elias, 51–year-old, was one of four passengers in the taxi.

The other passengers, who are also from Acushnet, were taken to a Sarasota Hospital.

Two are still receiving treatment at a local hospital.

The driver of the car that hit the taxi is facing several charges including a felony for leaving the scene of an accident.

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