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Brandon man dies after car goes into pond

BRANDON — A Brandon man died Tuesday night after his car went into a pond near the Westfield Brandon mall.

Jacob Wylie Kintz, 21, of 1950 Coco Meadow Circle, was driving a 2001 Honda east on Brandon Parkway about 2:50 p.m. when the accident occurred, the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office said.

Deputies aren't sure what caused Kintz to drive off the road. A dive team pulled him from the submerged car.

He was taken to Brandon Regional Hospital, where he died overnight, sheriff's officials said.

Brandon man dies after car goes into pond 07/14/10 [Last modified: Wednesday, July 14, 2010 6:40pm]
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