Deadly crash in Boca Raton

BOCA RATON, FL (WFLX)-- A deadly crash had lanes shut down in Boca Raton on W. Palmetto Park Road at Ponderosa Drive early Monday morning.

Investigators say the single-vehicle crash was likely caused by excessive speed.

A Lincoln sedan was traveling westbound on Palmetto Park Road.

The car lost control and slammed into a utility pole, flipped over and burst into flames.

One victim died as a result of the crash.

Lanes have been reopened following the investigation.

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