A 43-year-old woman was struck and killed by an SUV near the Lake Square Mall on Sunday evening, police say.

  • Lisa Grantham, 43, struck and killed on US 441
  • Crash happened near the Lake Square Mall
  • Police say she stepped into the path of Toyota SUV

Lisa Grantham of Tavares tried to walk across U.S. Highway 441 when she was struck by a 2004 Toyota Highlander.

She was pronounced dead at the scene.

Investigators said she walked into the path of the Toyota.

Northbound U.S. 441 was closed for about four hours after the crash.

The crash is under investigation. Anyone who can provide more information is asked to call Leesburg Police at 352-787-2121.