TAMPA, FL – A man walking across West Gandy Boulevard lost his life after he was hit by a motorist operating a black 2009 Honda Civic Saturday.
This collision happened before 1:15 a.m. ABC Action News said that for reasons unclear, the man got out of his vehicle before trying to cross the 5100 block of West Gandy.
After arriving, first responders conducted life-saving measures. However, despite their best efforts, the unidentified man succumbed to fatal injuries at the scene.
The Honda driver stayed at the crash site, and police confirmed the motorist was not impaired. Officials shut down West Gandy and reopened all lanes after 5:30 a.m.
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