Lake County

Lake County student fatally struck by car

LAKE COUNTY, Fla. — Lake County Public Schools said a high school student was killed after being hit by a car Thursday morning.


The deadly crash happened on County Road 455 near Willo Pines Lane in Clermont.

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Officials said a Lake Minneola High School student was hit by a car and passed away from his injuries.

School leaders said grief counselors are at the school this week for any students or employees who need their services.

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The crash is still under investigation.

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

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