Police: Florida man fatally shoots himself, crashes truck into home

NEW PORT RICHEY, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say a 56-year-old man crashed his truck into a Pasco County house after apparently shooting himself in the head.

New Port Richey police say two people inside the home were not injured when the crash occurred early Friday morning. Officers found Dallas Drew Hatfield dead inside the truck. A gun was on the passenger seat.

The St. Petersburg Times reports the residents did not know Hatfield.

Building officials are trying to figure out how much structural damage was done to the house. Police are continuing to investigate.

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