Man dead in early morning alcohol related crash

LARGO, Fla. - A 31 year old man died in an early morning crash Sunday, Largo police say.

The 2008 Chevy was headed down Starky Road near Ulmerton Road when it veered off the roadway and slide sideways into a culvert, or draining pipe.

The car went airborne, rolling at least one time before it came to it's final resting spot. During the crash Shannon Ollek, who was the passenger in the car, was partially tossed from the vehicle.

He was found dead on the scene.

Both the driver and Ollek were not wearing seatbelts.

Largo  officers believe alcohol may have been a factor in the crash, but charges are pending at this time until the investigation is complete.

It is unclear if the driver of the vehicle sustained any injuries.

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