Fatal accident closes Colonial Boulevard and I-75 intersection
Fort Myers Police Officers responded to a significant crash ear;y this morning involving two trucks at Colonial Boulevard and I-75. The occupants of both vehicles were transported to the hospital with serious injuries. One of the passengers died later at the hospital, the FMPD said.
Traffic homicide investigators and the Florida Department of Law Enforcement responded to the scene. Alcohol is possibly a factor in the crash, police said.
Road closure at the intersection lasted for several hours and the investigation is on going.