Pedestrian killed in crash in Marion County

Crash happened in area of County Road 464 and SE 79th Avenue Road

Florida Highway Patrol cruiser.
Florida Highway Patrol cruiser. (WJXT)

MARION COUNTY, Fla. – A pedestrian was killed in a crash in Marion County around 9:17 p.m. on Friday, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.

FHP said a 54-year-old woman was driving a Nissan Rogue was heading westbound on County Road 464 in the area just west of SE 79th Avenue Road.

The Nissan was in the outside travel lane.

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FHP said a 63-year-old man was walking in the outside westbound lane on County Road 464.

Troopers said the Nissan hit the man and he was pronounced dead at the scene.

This is a developing story. We will update this story as more information becomes available.


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