FHP: Motorcyclist dies in Lake County crash

Wreck took place on CR 44 near Treasure Island Road


LAKE COUNTY, Fla. – A motorcyclist died in a crash Thursday evening in Lake County, the Florida Highway Patrol said.

The wreck took place just after 7 p.m. on CR 44, near Treasure Island Road, said Sgt. Kim Montes, a spokesperson for the FHP.

The crash involved a car and a motorcycle. The victim died before he or she could be taken to a hospital, troopers said.

More information is expected soon.

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