News: Elderly man struck and killed while crossing road in Ocala


OCALA, FL – A 90-year-old man was fatally struck by a driver while crossing a road in Ocala on Wednesday morning.

According to News6, Eugene Aldrich was attempting to cross the roadway near the 2200 block of E. Silver Springs Boulevard. A westbound driver was in the outside lane attempting to merge into the inside lane when they struck the man.

The victim was taken to an area hospital where he died of his injuries.

If you’ve experienced the death of a loved one due to another driver’s negligence, you may be able to take legal action. The Ocala wrongful death lawyers at Whittel & Melton can ensure your family is compensated and justice is served. Give us a call at ¬†866-608-5529 or contact us online for a free consultation.

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