DATE: January 28, 2020
TIME: 2:38 AM
LOCATION: 4300 block of Country Club Blvd
VEHICLE 1: Red 1997 Toyota 4-Runner SUV, Florida tag.
DRIVER 1: Kaitlin L, French, of Cape Coral, FL.
DRIVER 1 INJURIES: French suffered life-threatening injuries in the crash.
VEHICLE 2: Blue 2002 Ford Crown Victoria, 4-door car, Florida tag. Parked and Unattended.
HOMEOWNER: Kelsey W. Furlow, W/M, 11/23/1972, 4353 Country Club Blvd, Cape Coral, FL.
HOMEOWNER INJURY: Furlow suffered minor injury.
Vehicle 1 was traveling north on Country Club Blvd approaching the intersection with SE 43rd St. Vehicle 2 was parked and unoccupied, facing north in the parking lot of the residence at 4353 Country Club Blvd.
As Vehicle 1 exited a sharp left bend in the roadway, the driver over-corrected and lost control. The rear end of Vehicle 1 rotated clockwise as it exited the right side of the roadway. Vehicle 1 continued traveling to the northeast, diagonally across the front lawn and parking lot of the residence at 4353 Country Club Blvd. The front of Vehicle 1 collided with a small palm tree in front of the residence causing the vehicle to rotate further clockwise where it rolled to its left side.
As Vehicle 1 rolled to its left, its roof collided with a
Homeowner Kelsey Furlow was sleeping in a bedroom at the front of the residence at the time of the crash. As Vehicle 1 crashed through the front wall of his home, it knocked a refrigerator over which struck Furlow, causing minor injury.
The driver of Vehicle 1 suffered life-threatening injuries in the crash and was trauma alerted to Lee Memorial Hospital. The driver of Vehicle 1 was not wearing a seat belt at the time of the crash and was reported to have a BAC of .179. Homeowner Kelsey Furlow suffered minor injury and was treated at the scene.
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