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Teen fatally struck by car while leaving Orlando McDonald's

Crash took place at Orange Blossom Trail, La Quinta Drive

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ORLANDO, Fla. – An 18-year-old man is dead after he was hit by a car after leaving a McDonald's restaurant in Orlando, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.

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Troopers said the man had just left the restaurant and was trying to cross the street at Orange Blossom Trail and La Quinta Drive at 1:15 a.m. when he was fatally struck by a Chevy Camaro going south on Orange Blossom Trail.

The man, whose name has not been released, was taken to a nearby hospital, where he later died, troopers said.

According to the Highway Patrol, the man was not in a crosswalk at the time of the crash.

Troopers have not said if the driver will face charges. The crash remains under investigation.

No other details were immediately available.

This is a developing story. Stay with News 6 and ClickOrlando.com for updates.


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