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Deadly crash reported after driver hits tree near St. Cloud lakefront, police say

ST. CLOUD, Fla. — Police and fire rescue crews in St. Cloud responded to a deadly car crash Friday morning.

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The crash happened on Vermont Avenue and has the roadway shut down from 3rd Street to 4th Street.

Police said the crash involved a vehicle hit a tree.

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Drivers in the area are asked to seek alternate roads and to avoid the area.

Channel 9 has a crew working to gather more information and will provide updates on Eyewitness News.

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