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Pedestrian killed in Apopka crash, police say

Crash initially investigated as hit-and-run, police now say it wasn't

A pedestrian was killed Tuesday night in Apopka after being struck by two cars as he was waiting to cross North Park Avenue, police said.

Apopka police said Delfino Vasquez-Feria, 59, was standing in the center turn lane around 7:45 p.m., waiting to cross North Park Avenue when he was hit by the first car, knocking him into the northbound lanes. He was then hit by another car, police said.

Vasquez-Feria died at the crash scene. Both drivers stayed on the scene and cooperated with the investigation.

Police initially investigated the crash as a possible hit-and-run but later determined both vehicles that hit Vasquez-Feria stayed on the scene and a third vehicle was not involved.


About the Author:

Adrienne Cutway

Adrienne Cutway joined News 6's digital team in October 2016 to cover breaking news, crime and community interest stories. She graduated from the University of Central Florida and began her journalism career at the Orlando Sentinel.

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