Bonifay man dies after truck strikes boar

Published: Monday, January 21, 2013 at 10:07 AM.

BONIFAY — A Bonifay man was killed after his pickup struck a wild boar on County Road 181 on Saturday, according to a Florida Highway Patrol report.

David Earl Bruner, 60, was southbound on CR 181 in his 1993 Toyota pickup when he collided with a boar that was on the roadway.

The pickup left the road and went into the eastern shoulder of the road then struck two trees east of the road.

The pickup came to rest facing east. Bruner was pronounced dead at the scene by Holmes County EMS. Bruner was not wearing his seatbelt, according to the report.

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