Mount Dora woman killed in Lake County crash

Cynthia Ezel dies in 2-vehicle wreck

SORRENTO, Fla. – A 47-year-old Mount Dora woman was killed late Wednesday in a two-vehicle crash in Lake County, the Florida Highway Patrol said.

Cynthia Ezel died in the crash, which occurred around 10:20 p.m.  on State Road 46 at Wekiva Pine Boulevard in Sorrento.

According to the FHP, Ezel was driving eastbound on S.R. 46 and lost control of her vehicle for an unknown reason.

Ezel's car traveled into the westbound lane and was struck by a Dodge pickup, troopers said.

Ezel was pronounced dead at the scene, said troopers, who added that the man driving the truck suffered minor injuries and was taken to Florida Hospital Apopka.

State Road 46 was closed for hours because of the wreck.