Pedestrian dies after being hit by car in Sarasota

Vehicle Vs. Pedestrian Crash

SARASOTA, Fla. (WWSB) - A man died after being hit by a car on North Washington Boulevard in Sarasota Wednesday night.

Police say around 8:45pm, the man was crossing U.S. 301 near 18th Street when he was struck by a car. Police say he was not in a crosswalk at the time and the driver stopped, remaining on scene and cooperating with officers as they investigated. The northbound lanes were closed until 12:30am.

The victim’s name has not been released as police work to notify his family.

At this time, no charges have been filed and the crash remains under investigation.

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