DESTIN, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - According to the Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office, a Fort Walton Beach man died after his car hit a utility pole in Destin Friday night.
Sheriff's officials said Sergio Castelan Zapata, 22, died after his car hit a utility pole near Destin Elementary School.
Witnesses said Zapata was seen driving recklessly northbound on Beach Drive before crashing around 5:08 p.m.
After hitting the pole, officials said he was ejected when the car rolled over.
They said he was not wearing a seatbelt at the time of the crash. This is an ongoing investigation.