Indian River County, FL (August 15, 2019) - A passenger died Wednesday in a single-vehicle crash in Indian River County. The crash occurred around 3:30 a.m. on Roseland Road in Sebastian.
Police say that Dylan R. Weston Owens and Corey J. Weber, both 25, were occupants of a 2012 Dodge pickup truck. Weston Owens, the driver of the truck, lost control of the vehicle and crashed into a tree. Weber died at the crash scene. Weston Owens was taken to Holmes Regional Medical Center in unknown condition. The Florida Highway Patrol is currently investigating the accident. At this time, the cause of the crash is not known.
No further information has been released.
We extend our most sincere condolences to the family of Corey J. Weber who was killed in this tragic crash in Indian River County. Each day, car accidents claim the lives of around eight people in Florida. This equates to a fatal crash approximately every three hours. Police will continue to investigate the accident in an effort to determine why the truck veered off of the roadway.
At Rubenstein Law, our Florida car accident attorneys know and understand how you are feeling following a serious car accident. Regardless of whether you or a loved one are the innocent victim, you are entitled to certain legal protections when a negligent driver causes damage. We will fight for the compensation you need and deserve during this difficult time.
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