Man struck, killed in Brevard County, troopers say

Officials say Cocoa man, 53, hit by car traveling east on SR-520

Police lights. (KPRC/File)

BREVARD COUNTY, Fla. – A man was fatally struck Sunday night in Brevard County, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.

Troopers said the 53-year-old Cocoa man was walking north on State Road 520 around 7:20 p.m. when he crossed the road and was hit by a car traveling east.

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The man was taken to a hospital where he later died, according to the FHP. His name has not been released.

The crash remains under investigation.

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