Lake County

Pedestrian hit and killed crossing near busy Lake County intersection, troopers say

LAKE COUNTY, Fla. — The Florida Highway Patrol is investigating after a pedestrian was killed crossing near a busy Lake County intersection.

The crash happened Sunday around 4:25 a.m. near the intersection of West Irlo Bronson Memorial Highway and Town Center Boulevard.

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Troopers said a pedestrian was attempting to cross the westbound lanes of U.S. 192, not in a marked crosswalk, when she was hit and killed.

The 37-year-old victim was pronounced dead at the scene.

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The driver and passenger of the car remained at the scene and were not transported to the hospital.

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This crash remains under investigation.

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