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Man dies in single-vehicle crash in Okeechobee County

Posted at 3:37 PM, Apr 05, 2020
and last updated 2020-04-05 15:37:24-04

OKEECHOBEE COUNTY, Fla. -- A 24-year-old man died in a crash early Sunday in Okeechobee County.

According to Florida Highway Patrol, Hector Delira Sepulveda of Okeechobee was driving a 2014 Chevrolet Camaro southbound on US Highway 441 at 3:45 a.m.

Sepulveda failed to maintain control of the vehicle and traveled off the roadway and struck a concrete utility light pole.

He died as a result of his injuries and was pronounced deceased at the scene.

The case is still pending investigation.