Woman dies after crashing SUV into tree stump, fence

CLERMONT, Fla. — A woman died after she crashed into a tree stump and a fence, the Florida Highway Patrol said.

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Troopers said the crash happened just after midnight on Wednesday on County Road 561 and Cypress Cove Lane.

Troopers said the 32-year-old driver lost control of her SUV and ran off the roadway.

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She hit a tree stump and a fence and her SUV overturned, troopers said.

FHP said the woman was thrown from the SUV and died at the scene.

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The crash remains under investigation.

See a map of the scene below.

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Katlyn Brieskorn, WFTV.com

Katlyn Brieskorn is a Digital Assignment Editor at WFTV. She joined Channel 9 in July 2019.