On August 20, 2016, at approximately 2:30 a.m., members of the Traffic Unit were called out to the intersection of Wiles Road and State Road 7/441, where a two-car collision had occurred.
Preliminary investigation indicates that a 1995 Jeep Wrangler driven by Christopher Sheehan, 30, of Fort Lauderdale was northbound on State Road 7/441 when it was rear-ended by a 2010 Dodge Challenger driven by Joselyn Lopez, 29, of Margate.
Sheehan was pronounced deceased at the scene as a result of the crash. Sheehan’s passenger, Jacob Snowwhite, 41, of Jupiter was transported to Northwest Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries. Lopez was not injured as a result of the crash.
Preliminary investigation indicates that speed and alcohol may have been contributing factors in this crash.
Coral Springs Police are asking anyone with information or that may have been in the area and observed the crash to contact Officer Derek Fernandes of the traffic unit at (954) 346-1754.