Ellenton woman killed in one-car crash on I-275

Ellenton woman killed in one-car crash on I-275
(Source: WVUE)

SARASOTA, Fla. (WWSB) - A 23-year-old Ellenton woman was killed shortly before midnight Monday when her car hit a light pole along Interstate 275 in Manatee County, the Florida Highway Patrol said.

According to FHP investigators, the woman was driving a 2012 Volkswagen South on I-275, approaching the I-75 merge point when she apparently lost control of her vehicle. The car left the roadway and struck a light pole. She was pronounced dead at the scene.

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