Driver Flees After Fiery
Lehigh Acres Crash
The Sheriff’s Office says the driver of a Mercedes slammed into the back of another vehicle on State Road 82 just east of Columbus Blvd. After the collision, the Mercedes burst into flames and the driver ran from the accident scene.
A passenger in the Mercedes, and the driver of the other vehicle suffered minor injuries. Lehigh Acres Fire Dept. responded to the scene. The search continues for the driver who caused the accident.