Englewood man killed crossing U.S. 41 in Port Charlotte

Louisiana State Police says a man was killed in a single vehicle crash in Jefferson Parish...
Louisiana State Police says a man was killed in a single vehicle crash in Jefferson Parish Saturday night.
Published: Jan. 12, 2022 at 10:18 AM EST
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PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla. (WWSB) - A man died after being struck by a car Wednesday morning while crossing U.S. 41 in Port Charlotte, the Florida Highway Patrol said.

Investigators say a 50-year-old Englewood man was attempting to cross the southbound lanes of U.S. 41 south of Main Street shortly before 7 a.m. when he walked into the path of a sedan driven by an 18-year-old North Port man.

The pedestrian died at the scene. The driver of the sedan sustained minor injuries, trooper said.

The crash remains under investigation.

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