PASCO COUNTY, FL – State troopers say a woman died after being struck by a vehicle on a roadway in Pasco County early Wednesday, the Tampa Bay Times reports.
According to the Florida Highway Patrol, the pedestrian was hit by a northbound SUV while she was attempting to cross U.S. 19 at the intersection of Flora Avenue at approximately 1 a.m.
The 38-year-old victim, a St. Petersburg resident, was pronounced dead at the scene. Her name has not yet been released. The 23-year-old woman driving the SUV and her passenger, a 31-year-old man, were not injured in the accident. The FHP said the pedestrian was not in a crosswalk at the time she was hit.
If you have been injured or lost someone you love in a pedestrian accident, the Pasco County Pedestrian Accident Lawyers at Kemp, Ruge and Green Law Group will help you through the legal process during this difficult time. We are committed to standing up for your legal rights and seeking compensation through the state of Florida’s legal system. Call us today at 727-847-4878 or respond in our online chat to request a free consultation regarding your individual case.
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