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Fort Myers man killed after colliding with tanker truck on Daniels Pkwy

Florida Highway Patrol
Posted at 6:42 AM, Feb 28, 2023
and last updated 2023-02-28 08:45:28-05

LEE COUNTY, Fla. — Florida Highway Patrol (FHP) says one person was killed after colliding into the back of a tanker truck on Daniels Parkway on Monday night.

According to FHP, it happened at 11:18 p.m. at Daniels Parkway and Fiddlesticks Boulevard.

Troopers say a 36-year-old Fort Myers man was driving a sports utility vehicle approaching Fiddlesticks Boulevard when it hit the back of the empty fuel tanker truck stopped on eastbound Daniels Parkway.

The driver of the SUV was taken to the hospital where he later died from his injuries.

The truck driver was not hurt in the crash.