Man dies after car goes airborne, hits 2 poles in Titusville crash, police say

Crash occurred near 5200 block of South Washington Ave.

TITUSVILLE, Fla. – A man died in a Titusville crash Wednesday after the car he was driving went airborne and hit two poles, police said.

The single-vehicle wreck occurred around 7 a.m. near the 5200 block of South Washington Ave., according to officers.

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Police said the man was driving north on that roadway when he lost control of the sedan, entered the grassy median, went airborne, hit a concrete street light pole and then struck a wooden power pole.

He was transported to the hospital, where he died around 8:30 a.m., police said. No other injuries were reported.

The crash remains under investigation.

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