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Coconut Creek man dies in single-vehicle crash

Detectives believe a medical event might have taken place

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PARKLAND, Fla.

A 92-year-old Coconut Creek man died Saturday night when  his car ran off the road and crashed into a tree in Parkland, the Broward Sheriff’s Office reports.

The incident took place at about 10:30 p.m. in the 8300 block of Holmberg Road.

Witnesses reported seeing Salvatore Aliotta swerve in and out of lanes into oncoming traffic as he headed eastbound on Holmberg Road.

Aliotta then ran off the road in his 2008 Toyota and crashed into a tree, deputies said.  

Detectives believe a medical event might have taken place prior to the crash.