Lehigh Acres man killed in Glades County crash
GLADES COUNTY, Fla. - A crash tonight on U.S. 27 near Bronson Road took the life of a Lehigh Acres man.
The Florida Highway Patrol says 33-year-old Lonnie Sampson was eastbound on U.S. 27 when the front of his Jeep began to yaw to the right. The FHP says that's when Sampson lost control of his Jeep and left the road.
The Jeep overturned ejecting Sampson. He was pronounced dead at the Hendry County Regional Hospital.
The crash is the 2nd fatality today on U.S. 27 involving a resident from Lehigh Acres. Early this morning 61-year-old Verlie Murray was killed in a head on crash in Hendry County.