Deerfield Beach man killed after single-vehicle crash in Oakland Park

OAKLAND PARK, FL – Investigators with the Broward County Sheriff’s office are looking into the cause of a fatal crash that occurred on Commercial Blvd. Sunday morning.

According to Deerfield-News, the accident happened shortly after 8:30 a.m. within the 600 block of East Commercial Boulevard, near the intersection with Northeast 6th Avenue.

Deputies believe 35-year-old Ricardo Freitas Da Silva lost control of his 2012 Chevrolet Traverse and veered off the road, striking a concrete utility pole and a tree before coming to rest against a Tire Kingdom sign.

Emergency crews pronounced De Silva dead at the scene of the crash.

If you have lost a loved one as the result of a crash in Oakland Park, you may be entitled to financial compensation. The Fort Lauderdale car accident attorneys with VG Law Group will make it our mission to secure the maximum amount possible following your tragic accident. Contact our offices today at 1-833-HELP-365 to schedule a free review of your case with a licensed personal injury lawyer.

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