75-year-old pedestrian struck, killed by driver in Port St. Lucie
PORT ST. LUCIE, FL – According to WPTV News, a 75-year-old man was killed after being struck by a driver in Port St. Lucie on Monday.
Authorities say the accident took place shortly before 8:00 a.m. on Monday morning near the intersection of Southwest Community Boulevard and Southwest Westcliffe Lane. A 75-year-0ld male pedestrian was hit when a 36-year-old female driver of a Hyundai Tucson was exiting a roundabout.
The pedestrian sustained serious injuries in the collision and was transported to a nearby hospital, where he was later pronounced dead. The driver was hospitalized with minor injuries.
No other details have been released at this time. We will update this post as additional information becomes available.
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