OCSO: Fort Walton Beach man dies after car hits utility pole

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.