Alfred Trimble Jr. Hit and Killed by Commercial Truck at U.S. 98 and Stahlman Avenue in Destin
Destin, Florida (February 16, 2018) – A 41-year-old man died when he was hit by a vehicle early Thursday morning in Destin, a local news source reported.
The man has been identified as Alfred Trimble Jr., of Pensacola.
As per the Okaloosa County Sheriff’s Office, the accident happened at around 3:48 a.m. Thursday, February 15 at the intersection of U.S. 98 and Stahlman Avenue.
Deputies were informed of the accident and on responding found Trimble lying in the roadway. They moved him to the sidewalk.
Trimble was pronounced dead at the scene after sustaining grave injuries.
As per the Sheriff’s Office, the victim was walking across U.S. 98 when a commercial vehicle hit him.
The driver involved stopped and remained at the scene.
As a result of the accident, U.S. 98 was closed for several hours and later reopened at around 9 a.m.
Authorities continue with an investigation into the accident.
We at Percy Martinez Law Office would like to pass our condolences to the family and friends of Alfred Trimble Jr.
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