A passenger was killed when a car crashed into a canal in Delray Beach. The crash took place on Thursday, November 28th.
The Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office arrived at the scene shortly after the incident took place. According to deputies, a 2007 Chevrolet was traveling southbound on Smith Sundy Road around 2:50 a.m. For reasons unknown, the driver lost control of the car, causing it to veer off of the roadway. The vehicle struck an embankment and rolled over before coming to rest in a drainage canal. One passenger was able to escape the vehicle along with the driver. However, another passenger, later identified as Miguel Angiel Hernandez, was trapped inside the car. He was extricated from the vehicle and transported to Delray Medical Center where he was pronounced dead.