Published: Jan 16, 2014 5:07 AM EST
Updated: Jan 16, 2014 6:23 AM EST

LEE COUNTY, Fla. -- One person is dead after an overnight crash in Lee County. Lee County deputies tell WINK News it happened around 12:30 a.m.near the Hendry County line at Wildcat Dr. and Linda Lee Way.

The sheriff's office says Victor Manuel Diaz Blanco, 44, ran his 2001 Ford F-150 off the road and into a power pole. Diaz Blanco was the only person in the car and was pronounced dead at the scene.

LCSO tells WINK News Blanco was driving north on Wildcat Dr. at a high rate of speed and not wearing a seat belt when he lost control.

Deputies are looking into whether alcohol was a factor in the crash.