FHP: Pedestrian killed in Manatee County

FHP: Pedestrian killed in Manatee County
A pedestrian was killed on U.S. 41 Feb. 17. (Source: WWSB-ABC7)

SARASOTA, Fla. (WWSB) - A 61-year-old man was struck and killed by a vehicle on U.S. 41 north of Sarasota-Bradenton International Airport Wednesday evening, police say.

The Florida Highway patrol reports that the pedestrian was in the outside lane of U.S. 41 just north of Pearl Avenue at about 8:30 p.m., when he was struck by a vehicle driven by a 28-year-old woman.

The incident remains under investigation, FHP said.

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