Man Killed in Pinellas County Pedestrian Crash
Pinellas County, Florida (November 18, 2017) – A pedestrian was struck and killed on U.S. 19 in Pinellas County on Friday night, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.
The fatal crash occurred Friday, November 17, on U.S. 19 near Tampa Road.
Troopers said a man was driving in the outside lanes of U.S. 19 approaching Tampa Road. At the same time, a male pedestrian was crossing the road when he entered the path of the vehicle and was struck.
The victim was rushed to a local hospital with major injuries and he later succumbed to the injuries. Information regarding the name and age of the victim was not immediately released pending notification of next of kin.
The incident remains under investigation.
We extend our condolences to the family and friends of the victim killed in the crash.
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