Fatal accident on I-10 Wednesday morning

A man is dead after a accident on I-10 early Wednesday morning. (Pexels)

WASHINGTON COUNTY, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - UPDATE 8/29 3:45 p.m.:

The man who died in this crash has been identified as Michael Wright, 70, of West Melbourne.

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A West Melbourne man is dead after an accident on Interstate 10 early Wednesday morning.

Eddie Hicks, 58, of Molino, was traveling westbound on Interstate 10 in the inside lane when the front side of his vehicle collided with a vehicle that was in the inside lane after a previous crash.

Both vehicles traveled into the median. Troopers say the man in the second vehicle died.

The name of the deceased has not yet been released.

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