Woman hit by truck on I-75 in north Fla.

Driver didn't see woman, unlighted shighway stretch

BUSHNELL, Fla. - A 20-year-old woman died when she was hit by a tractor trailer as she stood near her disabled vehicle on Interstate 75 in Sumter County.

The Florida Highway Patrol says Brittany Nicole Bailey of St. Petersburg was standing in the outside lane of southbound I-75 about 10:30 p.m. Sunday.

Troopers said the driver of the truck wasn't able to see Bailey, who was standing on an unlighted stretch of the highway.

Bailey was pronounced dead at the scene

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