BREAKING NEWS: I-4 traffic in Lake Mary snarled after fatal crash

I-4 near Lake Mary Boulevard is closed due to a traffic fatality / Headline SurferPhoto for Headline Surfer / This 7:02 a.m. snapshot from the state DOT traffic cam on I-4 shows traffic at a virtual standstill in both directions in the vicinity of Lake Mary Boulevard due to a fatal crash overnight.

LAKE MARY -- Interstate 4 is at a snail's pace this morning as the Florida Highway Patrol is investigating a fatal crash that occurred just before 2:30 a.m. in the eastbound lanes near the Lake Mary Boulevard exit.

Traffic is backerd up in both directions for several miles so it's an area you will want to avoid.

Headline Surfer will bring further details as they become available to the 24/7 internet newspaper.

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Henry Frederick is publisher of Headline Surfer®, the award-winning 24/7 internet news outlet covering the Daytona Beach-Sanford-Orlando metro area via HeadlineSurfer.com since 2008. A longtime cops & courts reporter focused on breaking news & investigative reporting, Frederick is among the Sunshine State's most prolific daily news reporters, having amassed close to a hundred award-winning byline stories nearly evenly split in print and digital platforms. Frederick earned his Master of Arts in New Media Journalism with academic honors from Full Sail University in Winter Park in February 2019. He was a metro reporter with the Daytona Beach News-Journal for nearly a decade and then served as a city editor for the Taunton Daily Gazette in Taunton, Mass, while maintaining a residence in Central Florida. Prior to moving to Florida, Frederick was a metro reporter for the Rockland Journal-News in West Nyack, NY, for seven years. Headline Surfer was named the Sunshine State's top internet news site by the Florida Press Club in 2018.