NAPLES, FL. -- Daniel Allen Woodard, 22 of Naples, Florida died and passenger Jesse Lee Freeman, 22 of Fort Myers, Florida suffered serious injuries in a crash Monday night.
A 2006 Nissan Maxima was traveling east at 10:29 p.m. in the eastbound lane of Randall Boulevard, west of Desoto Boulevard North when for unknown reasons it crossed the center lane divider and departed the roadway by entering the north shoulder.
The vehicle driven by Woodward struck a mailbox and continued east in the grass shoulder then struck a culvert with the front left tire of the vehicle and vaulted over a driveway. It continued east in the grass shoulder striking another culvert with the front portion of the car, vaulting over a second driveway, then rolled while airborne and landed on its roof then slid toward the east and came to final rest on it's roof, facing east.
The driver of was ejected from the vehicle and was pronounced deceased at the scene. Freeman was taken to Downtown Naples Community Hospital.
The crash was alcohol related and speed was a factor in this crash said FHP Trooper A. Esposito and homicide investigator Corporal J.M, Rongish.