Driver ejected, killed in I-95 crash in Brevard County, troopers say

FHP says crash remains under investigation

Troopers investigate fatal crash on I-95 Wednesday, May 12.
Troopers investigate fatal crash on I-95 Wednesday, May 12. (Copyright 2021 by WKMG ClickOrlando - All rights reserved.)

BREVARD COUNTY, Fla. – A man died early Wednesday morning when he was ejected in a single-vehicle crash on Interstate 95 in Brevard County, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.

Troopers said the 47-year-old Port Orange man was heading south on I-95 in a 2008 Porsche SUV when the vehicle went off the roadway.

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According to the FHP, the Porsche hit a crash attenuator — a device used to absorb crash impact — at the exit ramp for State Road 528, ejecting the driver.

Troopers said the man died as a result of the crash. According to a crash report, the man was not wearing a seat belt.

The crash remains under investigation.


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