PINELLAS COUNTY, FL – A woman died after she was hit by a vehicle in Pinellas County on Saturday night, reports the Tampa Bay Times.
The accident happened as the 66-year-old victim was walking on Park Street North at the intersection with County Road 16 shortly before 6 p.m. The Florida Highway Patrol said the woman entered the path of a northbound sedan driven by a 65-year-old Nevada man and was struck.
The woman, a Pinellas Park resident, was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver of the vehicle was not injured.
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