LAKE COUNTY,Fla. – The Florida Highway Patrol is responding to a fatal crash on the Florida Turnpike in Leesburg.
Troopers said the crash happened around mile marker 294.
Investigators said northbound traffic is being diverted off at Exit 285.
Fatal crash: Florida Turnpike @ mm 294. Northbound traffic being diverted off at exit 285. Southbound lanes are open. pic.twitter.com/6MnVFdt0Dl— FHP Orlando (@FHPOrlando) March 27, 2020
The southbound lanes are open, according to investigators.
The name of the victim has not been released at this time.
This is a developing story, we will update this story as more information becomes available.