1 person killed in Lake County crash on U.S. 27, troopers say

File photo of Florida Highway Patrol cruiser (WJXT 2020)

Florida Highway Patrol troopers say one person was killed Friday in a multiple-vehicle crash in Lake County.

Troopers responded to the crash at 9:45 a.m. on U.S. 27 and Frank Jarrell Road involving two vehicles and a tow truck.

One person was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash.

U.S. 27 was blocked until about 3:30 p.m.

No other details were immediately available. This story will be updated as soon as more information is confirmed.