AVALON PARK, Fla. – A 19-year-old Orlando man was killed Thursday morning in Avalon Park when his car struck several trees near a roundabout, the Florida Highway Patrol said.
The fatal crash happened around 6:10 a.m. on Avalon Park Boulevard at Golden Rain Tree Boulevard.
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The FHP said the driver was southbound on Avalon Park Boulevard approaching a roundabout when he failed to navigate the curve and left the road. The car hit several trees, ejecting the driver, who was not wearing a seat belt, the FHP said.
The driver, whose name has not been released, was pronounced dead at the scene, troopers said.
The crash is under investigation.
** FATAL CRASH **— Trooper Steve (@TrooperSteve_) October 28, 2021
Avalon Park Blvd x Golden Rain Tree Blvd
- In the roundabout
- Single vehicle, Driver deceased on scene #Orange #Thursday pic.twitter.com/7acEyVMCo5