19-year-old Kissimmee woman struck by SUV on Lee Road near I-4 in Orange County, troopers say

Crash happened near Diplomat Circle

ORANGE COUNTY, Fla. – A 19-year-old woman was struck by an SUV on Monday in Orange County, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.

The crash happened around 5 a.m. on Lee Road near Diplomat Circle, not far from Interstate 4.

According to troopers, the 19-year-old was standing in the middle of Lee Road when a Ford Explorer driven by a 53-year-old Orlando man hit her.

The man told troopers he did not see the woman in the roadway, according to FHP.

[TRENDING: Become a News 6 Insider | New twist in Lake County murder case | ‘Vishing’ scams up 500%]

The 19-year-old was taken to Orlando Regional Medical Center in critical but stable condition.

An investigation is ongoing.

Get today’s headlines in minutes with Your Florida Daily:

About the Author:

Brenda Argueta is a digital journalist who joined ClickOrlando.com in March 2021. She graduated from UCF and returned to Central Florida after working in Colorado.