LEE COUNTY, Fla. - A Fort Myers woman is dead following a car accident Sunday morning on Interstate 75.
According to Florida Highway Patrol, the left rear tire of a Chevy Tracker suffered a tread separation near mile marker 119.
The driver lost control and the vehicle veered off the roadway into the grass median, overturning several times.
The female passenger was not wearing a seat belt and was ejected. She was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver suffered serious injuries.