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Woman struck, killed while crossing Orange County street

Troopers investigate fatal crash on Winegard Road

A woman was struck and killed in Orange County.
A woman was struck and killed in Orange County.

PINE CASTLE, Fla. – A 54-year-old Orlando woman was struck and killed Wednesday morning while crossing a street in Orange County, the Florida Highway Patrol said.

The fatal crash was reported around 7:20 a.m. on Winegard Road at Broadmoor Drive near Pine Castle.

The FHP said a 57-year-old Orlando man was driving a 2013 four-door Dodge south on Winegard when the woman walked directly into his path. The front of the car struck the woman, who was taken to Orlando Regional Medical Center, where she was pronounced dead, troopers said.

The FHP said the woman, whose name has not been released, was not in a crosswalk.

The driver was not injured.

No other details have been released.


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