Big rig involved in fatal crash in Clermont

FHP says others injured in wreck; SR 33 closed near CR 474

A fatal crash is investigated in Lake County.

CLERMONT, Fla. – A fatal crash involving a tractor-trailer is under investigation in Lake County, the Florida Highway Patrol said.

The wreck was reported at 7:35 a.m. on Aug. 21 at State Road 33 and County Road 474 in Clermont.

Troopers said the crash involved a big rig and two other vehicles.

Samira Errafay, 51, of Orlando, turned into the direct path of a tractor-trailer and was struck by the big rig, troopers said. She was pronounced dead at the scene, the FHP said. 

The FHP said the crash remains under investigation.

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