Man Arrested After Rollover Crash on CR-512 in Sebastian

Oscar Gomez was arrested Thursday after fleeing on foot from a crash scene in Sebastian.
Oscar Gomez was arrested Thursday after fleeing on foot from a crash scene in Sebastian.

SEBASTIAN – Earlier this morning, a single vehicle was involved in a rollover crash on CR-512 near O’Reilly Auto Parts and Sandy’s Grille in Sebastian.

The driver, identified as Oscar Gomez, fled on foot after the crash. He was located not too far from the crash scene and arrested.

Gomez was transported to the hospital for minor injuries.

“After his release, he was placed under arrest for; Leaving the Scene of a Crash and Resisting Officer without Violence,” Sebastian Police Commander Dan Acosta told Sebastian Daily.

Oscar Gomez
Oscar Gomez

The accident involved hitting a fire hydrant, which also closed part of the roadway on CR-512 Thursday morning.

Acosta said Gomez will soon be transported to the Indian River County Jail for processing.

This is a developing story and we will publish updates to our website and Facebook Page as more information is released.

DISCLAIMER: Arrests and mugshots were made public by complaint affidavits, arrest affidavits, and police reports. All persons arrested are innocent until proven guilty.

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About Andy Hodges
Andy Hodges grew up in Jupiter, Florida where he began his career in radio and TV broadcasting for over 12 years. He would make a career change to computer programming. Andy spent seven years working for tech companies in Atlanta before moving to Indian River County in 2002. He returned to the news sector in 2005 as a writer. Andy joined Sebastian Daily in 2016 as our editor in chief.