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Lee County man arrested for August wrong way crash on I-75

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Posted at 1:18 PM, Feb 23, 2017
and last updated 2017-02-23 13:18:41-05

LEE COUNTY, Fla. -- A San Carlos Park man has just been arrested in connection with a deadly wrong-way crash on Interstate 75 that happened six months ago.

46-year-old Brian Canfield is now charged with DUI Manslaughter, Vehicular Manslaughter, DUI Property Damage, and Possession of a Controlled Substance.

Canfield is accused of entering the opposite lanes of I-75 on August 7th, 2016 and plowing straight into a car driven by 34-year-old Anne Shirley of Madeira Beach, who later died from her injuries.