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Pedestrian hit, killed while walking bike along Volusia road, FHP says

Victim identified as 47-year-old woman

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VOLUSIA COUNTY, Fla. – A pedestrian was struck and killed while pushing a bicycle along the edge of New York Avenue on Monday evening, troopers said.

The Florida Highway Patrol said a Chrysler truck pulling a trailer, driven by Robert Walters, 37, of DeLand, clipped the pedestrian, who was only identified as a 47-year-old woman, with the trailer.

Highway Patrol officials said the woman was thrown into a ditch and died of her injuries.

Troopers said the crash remains under investigation.


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