LaBelle man hospitalized in crash on SR-80

Writer: Joey Pellegrino
The approximate area of a crash on westbound SR-80 in Hendry County. Credit: Google Maps

A man from LaBelle was hospitalized after a Sunday morning crash on SR-80.

According to the Florida Highway Patrol, the 48-year-old man was driving an SUV west in the inside lane of SR-80. He traveled off the roadway, entered the eastbound grass shoulder, collided with a utility pole and overturned.

The man was flown to Gulf Coast Medical Center with critical injuries. The crash remains under investigation.

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