1 dead after authorities investigate fatal motorcycle crash in Lake County

Expect delays if driving in area

Fatal crash reported at County Road 561
Fatal crash reported at County Road 561 (WKMG 2020)

CLERMONT, Fla. – A man is dead after the Florida Highway Patrol said he drove his motorcycle off the road and hit a fence.

According to troopers, the crash occurred near the intersection of CR-561 and Bruce Hunt Road in Clermont.

According to troopers, the 34-year-old motorcycle rider left the road and hit a fence.

The man was found just after 6:30 a.m. Friday. Troopers believe the crash occurred sometime in the overnight hours.

The crash remains under investigation.

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