Rollover crash kills one person in Panama City

Panama City

PANAMA CITY, Fla. (WMBB) — An overnight rollover accident on Highway 231 in Panama City left one man dead on Wednesday night and shut down the highway going southbound for nearly two hours. 

According to the Florida Highway Patrol a 23-year-old Panama City man was killed in the crash.

It happened around midnight on Wednesday into the early morning of Thursday, shutting down Highway 231 going southbound at Ormond Avenue for about two hours

Troopers wrote that the man was driving an SUV south on 231 when he traveled into the center median and the vehicle overturned. They added that he was not wearing a seatbelt and was ejected from the vehicle.

The case remains under investigation.

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