Fort Myers man killed in canal crash in Immokalee

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Florida Highway Patrol vehicle. Credit: Florida Highway Patrol

Florida Highway Patrol confirmed to WINK News that one person has died after a crash into a canal.

This happened early Sunday morning near the intersection of SR-29 and Farm Worker Way in Immokalee.

According to FHP, a 58-year-old Fort Myers man was traveling south on SR-29 in his pickup truck, approaching the intersection of Farm Worker Way.

The truck veered onto the grass shoulder, hit a guard rail, flipped over and ended up in the canal. This was a single-vehicle crash.

The man was pronounced dead at the scene.

This crash remains under investigation FHP says.

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