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Van involved in fiery crash on Lee Boulevard in Lehigh Acres

Posted at 7:09 AM, Sep 30, 2016
and last updated 2016-09-30 07:09:19-04

LEHIGH ACRES, Fla. -- Lee Boulevard is now open after a fiery crash closed a portion of the busy roadway for hours Friday morning.

Our Breaking News Tracker was first on scene.

Law enforcement says a driver was traveling down Lee Boulevard when he lost control of his van west of Alvin Avenue. The van then hit a tree and rolled over, then it caught fire.

At least one person was pulled from the van, but we don't have any word on injuries.

Highway patrol also says marijuana was found in the van.