69ºF

Woman struck, killed by vehicle in Brevard County, troopers say

FHP: Amy Lawson had gotten off bus when struck by vehicle

photo

BREVARD COUNTY, Fla. – A woman is dead after being struck by a vehicle after getting off a bus in Brevard County, the Florida Highway Patrol said.

It happened around 6 p.m. Wednesday at Stadium Parkway and Judge Fran Jamieson Way.

Troopers said a 68-year-old man was driving a Honda vehicle south on Stadium Parkway.

Amy Lawson, 48, had just gotten off a bus and traveled across the northbound lanes of Stadium Parkway, FHP said.

Lawson attempted to cross the southbound lanes and was struck by the front of the Honda. The FHP said she was taken to a hospital, where she was pronounced dead.

Troopers said the crash remains under investigation.