Published: Jan 09, 2014 5:39 AM EST
Updated: Jan 09, 2014 10:39 AM EST

LEHIGH ACRES, Fla.- One person is dead after an overnight crash at Lee Blvd. and Lee St.

The Florida Highway Patrol said 36-year-old Jason Bickford was killed when he lost control of his car around 12:45 a.m. It a tree and landed in the bushes.

His passenger, 28-year-old Kellie Birch, suffered minor injures.