BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Jennifer Franciscus, a 32 year old resident of Newport Lake Circle in Boca Raton, died Wednesday night in a one car accident on Powerline Road. She was driving a 2003 Pontiac Sunfire. Investigators say drugs and/or alcohol were a factor.
The Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office says Franciscus was traveling “northbound in the inside lane of Powerline, just north of SW 18th Street. For unknown reasons, Franciscus struck the center median multiple times before driving up and onto the center median with its driver’s side tires. The vehicle then continued north with its driver’s side tires in the grass and passenger side tires on the roadway. The vehicle then veered further onto the median and struck a tree that was located in the center of the median.”
Franciscus was transported to Delray Medical Center where she later died The accident was reported at 6:51pm. She died at 7:28pm.