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Man killed in San Carlos Park crash

Barry Miller

Man killed in San Carlos Park crash

CREATED Mar. 25, 2013 - UPDATED: Mar. 25, 2013

FORT MYERS, Fla. - The Florida Highway Patrol is investigating a fatal car crash. It happened late Monday afternoon near Shadow Creek Boulevard and US 41 in San Carlos Park.

The FHP says  70-year-old James A. Bridenbaugh was pulling out of Shadow Creek Preserve when his car was hit by a silver Volkswagen driven by 24-year-old Chelse Willard.

The man's wife drove up to the accident and called 911. Bridenbaugh was pronounced dead at the scene.

After learning of her husband's death his wife required medical attention. The driver of the Volkswagen is being treated for serious injuries.