85-year-old man killed in North Fort Myers crash

Writer: Derrick Shaw
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Troopers say a car making a left turn onto North Cleveland Avenue from Diplomat Parkway pulled into the path of an oncoming car Tuesday morning, killing a driver. (Credit: Google Street View)

One person was killed Tuesday morning in a crash in North Fort Myers.

The Florida Highway Patrol Troopers said the crash happened at around 8 a.m. when a car driven by an 85-year-old Cape Coral man pulled into the path of another at Diplomat Parkway and North Cleveland Avenue.

The driver was killed and his 82-year-old female passenger had minor injuries. The 73-year-old male driver of the car that struck them also had minor injuries.

The Florida Highway Patrol no longer releases the names of crash victims, citing Marsy’s Law.

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