Sebastian, FL – A collision taking place Tuesday night at around 9:30 p.m. on U.S. 1 south of County Road 512 leaves a pedestrian dead after being hit by an SUV, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.
The victim, 32-year old Jeffrey S. Sifuentes, was hit by an SUV driven by 75-year old Howard Brown as he attempted to cross U.S 1 south of County Road 512. After Brown struck and killed Sifuentes, he continued driving and returned to the site of the crash on the first U-turn that was available.
The cause of the crash remains under investigation by the Florida Highway Patrol.
Sifuentes was found dead at the scene.
Additional information will be provided as this breaking story develops.