TAMPA, Fla. (WFLA) — A man has died after an early-morning crash in Spring Hill, authorities said.
The crash happened in the area of Mariner Boulevard and Elgin Boulevard shortly before 1:40 a.m.
The Florida Highway Patrol said the driver was traveling at a high rate of speed when they lost control of their sedan and crossed into the southbound lanes and hit a light pole, control box and pedestrian signal.
The driver, a 57-year-old Spring Hill man, died at the scene.
The crash scene closed multiple intersections, but the roadways have since reopened.