The Mount Dora Police Department is investigating an accident involving a car and a pedestrian at Heim Road and Old U.S. Highway 441 in the Lake Gertrude neighborhood.
The accident happened around 7:02 a.m. in the eastbound lanes. The pedestrian, identified as Miguel Lara (age unknown at this time) was stuck in the road by a yellow Mustang. Lara was transported by ground to Central Florida Regional Hospital in Sanford with face and arm lacerations and head trauma. Lara’s condition is unknown at this time.
Police are continuing their investigation and an officer is on the way to the hospital to speak to Lara. The driver’s identity is not available at this time, but he was reportedly very visibly shaken. As more details become available this article will be updated.