PLANT CITY, FL – A 23-year-old man from Michigan lost his life after he was hit by a Ford Edge driver on FL 39 Sunday.
WFLA said this collision happened before 9 p.m. Florida Highway Patrol declared the Michigan resident dead at the scene.
Troopers revealed the driver, a 64-year-old man from Virginia, remained at the scene. They said the pedestrian entered the driver’s path. So, it is not immediately clear if citations or charges will be brought.
Updates will be provided as more information comes to light.
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