Lehigh Acres, FL – A truck crashing a stop sign at Ninth Street and Williams Avenue struck a vehicle killing a Lehigh Acres woman on Monday.
The victim was driving a 1998 Nissan Sentra when she was struck by a 2004 Dodge Ram driven by 54-year old Donald Frankle Sr. The victim was identified as 25-year old Chloe Ackerly, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.
Shortly after 1 p.m., Ackerly was southbound on Williams while Frankle was westbound on 9th and approaching the stop sign for Williams.
The front of Frankle’s truck hit the left side of Ackerly’s car as Frankle did not stop at the stop sign, causing Ackerly’s car to overturn.
Frankle was reported to be wearing a seatbelt but Ackerly was not.
There are charges currently pending.