Wildwood Woman in Critical Condition After Being Struck by Car in Leesburg

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LEESBURG – A Wildwood woman is in critical condition after being struck by a vehicle on Griffin Road in Leesburg Friday night.

According to Leesburg Police, 36-year-old Patricia Stewart was traveling eastbound on Griffin Road in her 2006 red Ford Fusion near Tuskegee Street when she collided with 54-year-old Krystal Barnett.

The accident occurred around 8:00 pm on Friday night in front of the Turtle Oaks Apartment complex. Traffic was temporarily blocked off in the eastbound lane of Griffin Road as officers processed the scene.


Barnett was transported to the Ocala Medical Center with serious bodily injuries according to the report.

The crash is under investigation by the Leesburg Police Department’s Traffic Unit. No charges have been filed at this time.