Pedestrian dies after being hit by car

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Posted: Friday, January 11, 2013 10:30 pm

MANATEE COUNTY - A pedestrian died after being struck by a car in Palmetto Friday evening.

Troopers arrived on the scene around 6:30pm at 15th Avenue Drive East and 17th Street East in Palmetto.

We still don't know many details except the pedestrian was hit while crossing the street. That person later died at the hospital.

Troopers are still investigating.

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