Man dies after crashing car into pole

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Posted: Friday, February 22, 2013 11:03 am | Updated: 2:17 pm, Fri Feb 22, 2013.

SARASOTA COUNTY - A motorist was killed in eastern Sarasota County after crashing their car into a pole.

It happened Friday around 4 am on State Road 72 about 26 miles east of the Clark Road exit of I-75.

Emergency responders say the car crashed into a pole, and the driver was killed instantly.

Florida Highway Patrol is investigating the cause. They have not ruled out the possibility that heavy fog played a role in the crash.

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1 comment:

  • Randy posted at 1:29 pm on Fri, Feb 22, 2013.

    Randy Posts: 3

    I seen this van on a tow truck getting on I-75. My heart instantly fell to the floor. My condolences to the family.



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