Authorities say two people are dead after their car hit a sign and a tree in southwest Florida.
The Sarasota Herald-Tribune (https://goo.gl/kJrWiR) reports that the crash occurred early Monday morning.
The Florida Highway Patrol says 21-year-old Wesley Chery was driving on U.S. 41 in Charlotte County when he ran off the road into a drainage ditch. The car went airborne, hitting the sign and tree. Chery and his passenger, 21-year-old Brittany Beni, were both fatally injured.
The cause of the crash remains under investigation.
Information from: Sarasota (Fla.) Herald-Tribune,