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Lehigh Acres man killed following fiery North Fort Myers dump truck crash

Lehigh Acres man killed following fiery North Fort Myers dump truck crash
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NORTH FORT MYERS, Fla. – A 19-year-old Lehigh Acres truck driver has been killed after a crash led to a dump truck being overturned this morning in North Fort Myers.

The accident happened around 8:00am near Del Prado Boulevard. A tow truck, traveling east on Mellow Drive, crossed over the center line and made contact with an approaching dump truck hauling dirt. The dump truck then became engulfed in flame before coming to a rest.

All lanes of the road are blocked as authorities are dealing with a diesel fuel spill clean up. The Lee County Sheriff’s Office, Florida Highway Patrol and Lee County EMS were all present on scene.

Trust NBC 2 to bring you the latest details as they become available.

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