A Kansas man is killed in a Thursday morning traffic accident on the west end of Panama City Beach.
According to the Florida Highway Patrol, the two vehicle accident happened around 11:00 a.m. at 21703 Front Beach at the intersection of La Valencia Circle.
Francis R. Stone, 78, was a passenger in one of the vehicles involved. He was transported to the Bay Medical Center were he died from injuries sustained.
One of the vehicles hit a gas main and possibly a water line in the accident.
First responders closed the roadway to traffic during the cleanup.
The accident remains under investigation.