21-year-old dies in Orange County after car rolls over into ditch, troopers say

Man from West Melbourne died at hospital, FHP says


ORANGE COUNTY, Fla. – A 21-year-old man is dead following a rollover crash in Orange County Sunday night, according to Florida High Patrol.

The crash happened around 8:30 p.m. on State Road 528, around mile marker 19, a news release said.

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Troopers said the man from West Melbourne was heading east when his car, a 2006 Toyota Scion, went off the road.

The driver overcorrected to the right and the car rolled into a ditch, FHP said.

The man was taken to the hospital where he later died.

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