Woman dies in Lake County crash



LAKE COUNTY, Fla. - Florida Highway Patrol troopers are investigating a crash that killed a 64-year-old woman in Lake County Sunday.

According to troopers, Melissa Merton of Altoona died when her pickup truck collided with a car at the intersection of Radio Road and Poe Street, east of Leesburg.

Troopers said Merton was not wearing a seatbelt and was ejected from her truck.

Investigators said they are working to determine if one of the drivers involved ran a stop sign.