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Fatal crash causes major delays in Maitland

North, southbound Wymore Road closed at Hope Road


MAITLAND, Fla. – Authorities are investigating a fatal crash that left a stretch of road in Maitland shut down Tuesday morning.

Officials from the Maitland Police Department said Ghadan Major, 18, of Altamonte Springs, crashed the vehicle he was driving at about 5:14 a.m. He died at the scene, officials said.

Police described the incident as a single-vehicle crash. No one else was injured.

North and southbound Wymore Road was closed at Hope Road around 7 a.m. as Maitland police worked to clear the scene.

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Multiple emergency vehicles could be seen near the crash as the investigation was underway.

Anyone in the northeast area of Maitland Boulevard and I-4 was asked to avoid the area.

No other details were immediately available.

Maitland Police Department Traffic Homicide Investigators are investigating the crash.


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