Fort Walton Beach man killed in Destin crash

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DESTIN, Fla. (WKRG) — A Fort Walton Beach man died Friday evening after his Ford Mustang hit utility poles in Destin and overturned.

The driver has been identified as 22-year old Sergio Castelan Zapata of Oregon Drive. According to Okaloosa County Sheriff’s Office, witnesses say he was observed driving recklessly northbound on Beach Drive prior to the crash near Destin Elementary School around 5:08 p.m.. After hitting utility poles the car ultimately rolled over, ejecting the victim. OCSO investigators say Castelan was not wearing a seatbelt. The investigation is continuing.

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