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Clermont man dead after motorcycle crash on CR-450

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LAKE COUNTY, Fla. – William Clarke, 54, of Clermont, died on Sunday after his motorcycle was involved in an accident on CR-450 and Peru Road in Lake County, according to Florida State Troopers. 

Troopers said Clarke was traveling southbound on CR-450 when Clarke traveled into the northbound lane of CR-450 to pass other vehicles in a no passing zone. Clarke did not return to the southbound lane and ended up traveling head on into the oncoming car. 

Troopers said that 66-year old Migdalia Conner was driving the car that Clarke hit with his motorcycle, and suffered minor injuries form the crash. 

The crash remains under investigation. 


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