Vehicle hits, kills pedestrian in Ocala, officers say

Officers are asking drivers to avoid the area

One dead following crash in Ocala
One dead following crash in Ocala

OCALA, Fla. – A pedestrian was struck and killed Wednesday in Ocala, according to police.

According to officials, the crash happened near South Pine Avenue and Southwest Broadway.

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Northbound and southbound traffic on Pine Avenue, from State Road 40 and Southwest 5th Street, is blocked.

No other information has been released.

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