Ashton Police Chief Found Dead in Car Crash

LEE COUNTY (WIFR) -- A local police chief is dead after investigators say he was found unconscious in a car that veered off into a field.

It's not clear what killed Ashton Police Chief Darrell Farringer. He was found Thursday on Route 52 and Route 30. Investigators with the Lee County Sheriff's Department tell me deputies tried to revive him at the scene.