UPDATE: Driver involved in deadly crash on I-295 identified, lanes re-opened

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DUVAL COUNTY, Fla. (WCJB) -

UPDATE (11/30/2019, 1:30 p.m.):
A deadly crash on I-295 northbound near Merrill Road in Duval County closed several lanes as officials with the Florida Highway Patrol investigated the incident.

According to a press release from FHP, 55-year-old Brian George was traveling northbound on I-295 around 7:25 a.m. on Saturday in his 2002 Mercedes-Benz ML-500 when he failed to maintain control while negotiating a curve near Merrill Road.

The Mercedes-Benz then rotated and struck a nearby concrete barrier wall, ejecting George before coming to a rest in the right lane of I-295 next to the driver.

I-295 near Merrill Road was re-opened sometime before 1:30 p.m.