Martin County, FL – The Florida Highway Patrol reported that an 83-year old woman from Stuart, FL was killed Thursday morning after being hit by a car while she was attempting to cross Cove Road.
The victim, Celia Kisiel, was hit by a 2003 Mercury Grand Marquis driven by 67-year old Glenn Avery Gallucci who was traveling westbound as she was crossing Cove Road at Riverboat Drive at about 6:40 a.m.
The Florida Highway reported that Glenn Gallucci failed to see Celia Kisiel as she was crossing the street.
Kisiel was pronounced dead at Lawnwood Regional Medical Center in Fort Pierce, stated FHP.
Glenn Avery Gallucci was found to not be under the influence of alcohol and was wearing her seatbelt.
The cause of the accident continues to be under investigation.