ORLANDO, Fla. – A 49-year-old Orlando woman was struck and killed early Thursday while crossing a road in Orange County, the Florida Highway Patrol said.
The fatal crash was reported at 6:05 a.m. at Sand Lake Road near Orange Blossom Trail.
The FHP said a 50-year-old Orlando woman was driving a car west on Sand Lake when the pedestrian, who was crossing the road from the south to the north, traveled into the direct path of the vehicle.
The pedestrian, who was not in a crosswalk or at an intersection, was hit and killed, troopers said.
The driver, who was wearing a seat belt, was not injured, the FHP said.