JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- One man has died following a traffic crash Friday morning.
Mikel V. Martinez, 20, was the passenger in a car that lost control in the 2100 block of Monument Road and struck a wooden utility pole, according to a release from the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office. At the time of the crash, the driver and Martinez were transported to a local hospital for treatment. The driver sustained non-life threatening injuries, while Martinez had life threatening injuries. Martinez succumbed to his injuries on Saturday.
Investigators have determined Martinez was not wearing a seat belt at the time of the crash. The investigation is ongoing.
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