One dead following early morning crash in Manatee County

Driver Killed in Early Morning Crash

MYAKKA CITY, Fla. (WWSB) - One person is dead following an early morning accident in Manatee County.

Around 5am Friday, Florida Highway Patrol says the driver of a four-door Hyundai was traveling west on Singletary Road, approaching Rexrode Road, when they failed to negotiate a curve.

The vehicle went off the road and through a wire fence, then hit an oak tree.

The driver, whose identity has not yet been released, was killed.

Anyone with information is asked to call troopers at 239-938-1800.

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