Eastbound State Road 50 reopened in Clermont after crash, police say

Drivers were directed toward southbound US Route 27

Police lights (file) (WJXT)

CLERMONT, Fla. – All traffic on eastbound lanes of State Road 50 at its onramp to U.S. Route 27 was rerouted Saturday morning after a car struck and seriously injured a pedestrian there, according to Clermont Police.

Cars were being redirected onto southbound U.S. 27 by around 10:22 a.m. as police told drivers to avoid the area entirely. At 11:35 a.m., police said the roadway had been reopened.

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