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Arrest made in Lehigh crash that killed 5-year-old in November

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Posted at 12:47 PM, May 08, 2019
and last updated 2019-05-08 12:47:47-04

LEE COUNTY, Fla. -- An 18 year old man from Lehigh Acres is facing charges in a crash that killed a little boy.

It happened back in November 2018 in Lehigh Acres.

Troopers say Mitchell Buenrostro was driving on Sunset Road in a truck with three other passengers, when he ran a stop sign and hit a minivan on Gunnery Road, causing it to go into a ditch.

Five-year-old Connor Green from Fort Myers was one of two children passengers in the minivan, and died from injuries sustained in the crash.

Tuesday, Buenrostro, now 18-years-old, was arrested for driving without license, resulting in death.