Fiery solo collision in Weston claims one life 

WESTON, FL – A driver of a Tesla tried to make a U-turn on the I-75 overpass but missed a curve, leading them to hit a support column and the car to catch fire, claiming his life Sunday. 

This collision was reported after 3:30 a.m. in the vicinity of State Road 84 and Bonaventure Boulevard, according to WSVN. Fire crews extinguished the Tesla Model 3 fire, and the Broward County Sheriff’s Office declared the driver dead at the scene. 

Authorities said the motorist suffered severe lacerations. They have not released the victim’s name at this time. 

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Last Updated : May 29, 2024

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