Tuesday, September 26, 2017

72-Year-Old Naples Man Dies Three Days After Single-Car Crash

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“naplesAn elderly Naples resident died three days after a crash last week.

According to a Florida Highway Patrol crash report, 72-year-old Ricardo Avila of Naples was driving his Honda south on St. Andrews Blvd when he suffered a medical episode and lost control of the car.

Avila crossed the right bicycle lane and struck trees on the shoulder of St. Andrews and Rattlesnake Hammock Road.

The accident occurred last Friday; he was transported to Lee Memorial Hospital, where he was pronounced deceased on May 15.

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