82.2 F
Wednesday, August 17, 2022

One person killed in crash in Leesburg

The Florida Highway Patrol is investigating a crash in which one person has been confirmed dead in Leesburg.

Leesburg Fire Rescue responded at about noon Monday to the two-vehicle crash at South Street at Caballo Road. Two people were trapped inside one of the vehicles and had to be extricated by emergency personnel. One person was airlifted from the scene. Another five people were treated at the scene by Lake EMS.

This vehicle was involved in a fatal crash Monday in Leesburg.
This vehicle was involved in a fatal crash Monday in Leesburg.

An adult male was later pronounced dead at Leesburg Regional Medical Center, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.

The intersection was blocked off for the investigation.

Most Popular

More articles

Leesburg man pulled over by police tells wife ‘I’m going to jail’

A Leesburg man called his wife early Saturday morning after being stopped by a Fruitland Park police officer for speeding and told her he was going to jail.

DUI suspect from Mexico nabbed while driving in wrong direction

A drunk driving suspect from Mexico was arrested after driving the wrong direction down Main Street in Leesburg.

Follow Us