Man killed in Hendry Creek boat crash identified
Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission identified the victim of a boat crash in Lee County Sunday.
On Friday Omar Benitez, 51 of Fort Myers died in a boat crash on Hendry Creek off of Estero Bay.
Benitez was ejected from the boat he was traveling in. Authorities took him to a nearby hospital, where he later died.
Benitez was a doctor in Lee County.
The cause of the crash is still under investigation.