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Vero Beach man killed in car crash

Posted at 9:58 AM, Mar 07, 2016

A 28-year-old man was killed in a multi-vehicle crash in Indian River County Sunday night, according to the Florida Highway Patrol. 

The accident happened shortly after 8 p.m. at the intersection of County Road 606, also known as Oslo Road, and 66th Avenue.

Officials say Stephen Stradley of Vero Beach was driving a 2012 KIA Rio southbound on 66th Avenue and  failed to stop at the stop sign at the intersection. 

17-year-old James McCoy, also of Vero Beach, was attempting to turn at the intersection when Stradley’s vehicle came through. Stradley’s car overturned and he was thrown from his vehicle into a canal. 
 
Stradley died at the scene. 
 
The cause of the crash remains under investigation.