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Troopers investigate fatal crash on Douglas Avenue

FHP says the crash in under investigation
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Posted at 2:56 PM, Jul 11, 2020
and last updated 2020-07-11 14:58:52-04

LEE COUNTY, Fla. — The Florida Highway Patrol responded to a fatal accident on Douglas Avenue North Saturday morning.

Troopers say the driver, who had two passengers in the car, failed to stop at a posted stop sign, crossed over 7th Street West, traveled off the roadway and struck a tree.

One passenger had minor injuries, and the other had serious injuries.

Troopers say the driver died on scene, and the crash remains under investigation.