Police investigating fatal crash near Camping World Stadium

Katie Rice, Orlando Sentinel
·1 min read

A driver was killed after their car overturned in a crash near Camping World Stadium Friday afternoon, and Orlando police have closed a nearby intersection as they investigate the accident.

The two cars collided near Rio Grande Avenue and West South Street just before 4:30 p.m., an OPD spokesperson said.

One of the drivers, who has not been named by police, was thrown from their car and pronounced dead at the scene.

OPD advised drivers to avoid the area near the intersection and use North Tampa Avenue or Orange Blossom Trail as alternate routes.

OPD did not release any additional information on the accident Friday afternoon.

This is a developing story. Check back here for updates.

krice@orlandosentinel.com

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