Pedestrian Killed After Being Hit by Car in Miami-Dade County
Miami Gardens, FL – According to the Florida Highway Patrol, a pedestrian was killed after being hit by a vehicle on Florida’s turnpike in Miami-Dade County.
The pedestrian, was a woman that was driving a landscaping truck.
The accident took place at around 9:30 a.m. Tuesday morning.
According to reports, the woman exited her truck as a garbage bin fell from her truck and onto the roadway.
As she attempted to retrieve the bin, she was hit by a black Toyota sedan on the northbound lane near northwest 199th Street.
The woman was killed at the scene.
Her identity has not been released but she worked for All Natural Landscapes.