One Dead in Pedestrian Collision

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Erik Abrahamson, J.D. October 14, 2019

New Port Richey, FL (10/11/2019) – A man is dead following a pedestrian collision on Friday.

The collision happened in Pasco County at the intersection of Old County Road 54 and Little Road. The intersection remained closed and Florida Highway Patrol investigated.  

Troopers said a woman driving a 2011 Nissan drove southbound in the outer lane on Little Road. The pedestrian crossed into the path of the oncoming vehicle. He died at the scene. Police are not releasing his identity.

Our hearts go out to all of those impacted by this tragedy. Pedestrian collisions like this one occur far too often in Florida. It’s essential that fatal pedestrian crashes be thoroughly investigated so that the cause of the collision can be understood, and the responsible party can be identified and, if warranted, held accountable.

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Sources: FOX 13, WTSP