Driver dies in Brownsville car crash

FPL moves power lines for rescue crew to act

Photo by Local 10 News Marcus Effinger
Photo by Local 10 News Marcus Effinger

MIAMI-DADE COUNTY, Fla. – A driver died Saturday afternoon in a crash in Miami-Dade County's Brownsville neighborhood. 

Miami-Dade Fire Rescue was called to the area of Northwest 31st Avenue and Northwest 54th Street, where the driver of a truck collided with a pole. 

Lt. Felipe Lay said Florida Power & Light workers had to move the power lines that were tangled on the truck.

Miami-Dade police officers closed the road, while firefighters pulled the driver out of the car. 

Authorities were still investigating the crash on Saturday evening. 

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