Sunday, March 16, 2014

Palm Bay Man Killed In Crash

PALM BAY, Florida -  The Florida Highway Patrol is reporting that 48-year-old Jonathan Sarakas of Palm Bay, Florida died this morning from the injuries he sustained in a fatal crash which occurred just before 3 a.m. on Minton Road near Carriage Gate Drive.

Sarakas was driving a 2000 Mercury 4-door southbound on Minton Road when, for an unknown reason, Sarakas lost control and traveled onto the shoulder.  

FHP says that Sarakas then overcorrected and traveled through the median and across the northbound lanes.  The Mercury overturned and Sarakas, who was not wearing his seatbelt, was ejected from the vehicle.

The crash remains under investigation.

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