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FHP: Driver crash into tree, car catches fire

FHP responded to a fatal accident in Fort Myers
Posted at 3:51 PM, Jun 21, 2020
and last updated 2020-06-21 15:52:00-04

LEE COUNTY, Fla. — The Florida Highway Patrol responded to a fatal crash on South Pointe Blvd. early Saturday morning.

Troopers say the vehicle was traveling southbound on South Pointe Blvd. at a high rate speed.

Authorities say the car ran off the roadway to the right and struck a tree then caught fire.

Troopers say the driver died on the scene.