Fatality reported in crash Sunday afternoon on Burnt Store Road at Islamorada Boulevard

The death is the 37th fatality on Lee County roads in 2021 according…

Fatality reported in crash Sunday afternoon on Burnt Store Road at Islamorada Boulevard 1
Fatality reported in crash Sunday afternoon on Burnt Store Road at Islamorada Boulevard 2

A crash shortly before 1 p.m. Sunday closed all lanes of Burnt Store Road in Cape Coral and resulted in a fatality.

Cape Coral police and the Florida Highway Patrol were on the scene at the crash on Burnt Store at Islamorada Boulevard,  the entry to Burnt Store Marina.

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Police said the north and southbound lanes are expected to be closed for some time.

Drivers are asked to seek an alternate route for the next few hours. Further details were unavailable.

The death is the 37th fatality on Lee County roads in 2021 according to Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles.

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