|Published:||Nov 28, 2010 9:15 PM EST|
|Updated:||Nov 28, 2010 6:15 PM EST|
FORT MYERS, Fla. - Fort Myers police are looking for witnesses to a deadly Sunday morning crash.
Officers responded to the single-car crash near the intersection of Veronica Shoemaker Blvd and Humberside Lane just before 4am. Investigators say a Chevy Malibu went up over a median curb then rolled over several times.
Police say Andre Thomas, 18, of Lehigh Acres, was thrown from the car and died from his injuries. Leroy Bass, 31, of Fort Myers, remained in the vehicle and was hospitalized at Lee Memorial.
Police believe speed and alcohol may have played a role in the crash. Any witnesses who can help in the investigation are asked to call FMPD at 321-7700 or Crime Stoppers at 800-780-TIPS.