Pedestrian killed in middle of the road in Marion County

Updated: May. 8, 2021 at 5:32 PM EDT
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MARION COUNTY, Fla. (WCJB) -A Marion County driver hit and killed a pedestrian walking in the middle of the road Friday evening.

According to Florida Highway Patrol, a person was walking in the westbound lane of County Road 42 near the intersection with Southeast 254 Ave. around 6 pm.

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An SUV also traveling west didn’t see the person in the road and hit them.

The pedestrian later died. No charges are being filled at this time.

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