PALM BEACH COUNTY, FL. (THECOUNT) — Zachary Filippo, of Boca Raton, Florida, has been identified as the victim in a Monday morning fatal vehicle crash in Palm Beach County.

Filippo, 20, was killed in a single-vehicle crash near Boca Raton early Monday morning.


According to reports, Filippo was operating a 2017 Range Rover on Jog Road near Yamato Road, when for unknown reasons, the vehicle crossed centerlines and exited the roadway around 2:30 a.m. Monday. The vehicle then made contact with a utility pole.

Filippo was pronounced dead at the scene of blunt force trauma injuries.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.

Anyone with possible information on the wreck should contact police at 911.


Geo quick facts: Palm Beach County stretches from Florida’s Atlantic coast into the state’s rural center and includes the northern edge of the Everglades national park. Its coastline has numerous golf courses and sandy beaches. Industrialist Henry Flagler’s grand 1902 mansion in the town of Palm Beach is now a museum. Some of the town’s other Gilded Age mansions have tunnels that lead to the shore – wikipedia.