CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla. – A Port Charlotte man was killed after running off the road on County Road 769 (Kings Highway) near Midway Boulevard Thursday night, officials said.
The 69-year-old was driving north on King’s Highway when he veered left off the roadway, entered a median and crashed into a traffic sign around 8:30 p.m., according to the Florida Highway Patrol.
The man was later pronounced dead.
Troopers said no other vehicles were involved in the crash and the man was wearing a seatbelt.
No further details were immediately available.
FHP is continuing to investigate the crash.