A 2004 Toyota Corolla was traveling east on Lee Blvd (CR-884) east of Lee St. when Bickford lost control and the vehicle began to rotate in a clockwise manner. It traveled onto the southbound shoulder where the left side collided with a tree.
After the collision the Toyota continued to rotate in a clockwise manner traveling in a southeast direction. Bickford was pronounced deceased and Kellie Ann Birch, 28 of Lehigh Acres was taken to Lee Memorial Hospital with minor injuries.
It is unknown at this time if alcohol was a factor said FHP Trooper Alexander Mangels and homicide investigator Cpl. Juan Quintana in their report.