Man dies in Fatal Accident at Charlotte County

CHARLOTTE FLORIDA- Florida Highway Patrol has announced that a man has been killed while being involved in a deadly crash at Charlotte County late Friday evening.

The crash happened as a 75 year old male driver of a Sedan was heading west along State Road 776 approaching the intersection of Toledo Blade.  At the same time a 19 year old male Van driver was also traveling east along State Road 776 and headed towards Toledo Blade intersection.

At 7:24 P.M the sedan turned left right in front of the van causing the front of the vehicle crash into the right side of the Sedan. The resulting force causing both vehicles to tumble towards the edge of the road.  The Sedan came to a final rest with a traffic utility box while facing east, in addition the van was redirected onto the southeast shoulder which was overturned coming to a final rest facing south.

The 75 year old male driver was killed in the crash.

The crash remains under investigation.

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