Ponte Vedra woman killed in crash on US 1 in St. Johns

ST. JOHNS COUNTY, Fla. - A woman was killed in a crash on U.S. 1 at Race Track Road in St. Johns County Thursday night.

According to the Florida Highway Patrol, 59-year-old Louanne Pontecorvo was driving northbound on U.S. 1 when she hit the back of a semi at Race Track Road.

FHP reported Pontecorvo died at the scene while the semi driver wasn't hurt.

Northbound lanes were blocked for several hours while troopers investigated the crash.

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