One-car crash at Lee Boulevard Monday night leaves 17-year-old in critical condition

Michael Braun
 
| Fort Myers News-Press

A 17-year-old Lehigh Acres resident is in critical condition following a one-car crash Monday night.

The Florida Highway Patrol said the crash happened shortly before 11 p.m. when the teen, driving a sedan east on Lee Boulevard near Lee Street, failed to negotiate a curve, drove off the road and hit a tree.

After spinning back across Lee Boulevard, the car hit a second tree and the driver was ejected.

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The driver was reported in critical condition.

The crash remains under investigation.

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