20-year-old Lake County man killed in head-on crash

Crash happened in area of Bluff Lake Road and Covington Road

Take a look at these lookers who ran into the law.
Take a look at these lookers who ran into the law.

LAKE COUNTY, Fla. – A 20-year-old Lake County man was killed in a crash in the area of Bluff Lake Road and Covington Road around 4:20 a.m. on Saturday, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.

The FHP said Jonathan Deleon, of Mascotte, was driving his pickup northbound on Buff Lake Road.

Investigators said a semi-truck was heading southbound on Bluff Lake Road.

Troopers said for an unknown reason Deleon drove into the southbound lane and ran into a semi-truck head-on.

He was pronounced dead by a medical examiner.

The crash remains under investigation, according to FHP.


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