DELTONA, Fla. – A 73-year-old Deltona woman died Sunday night, a day after she was struck by an SUV in a crosswalk, deputies said.
The Volusia County Sheriff’s Office said Mary Green was walking east across Saxon Boulevard at 7:35 p.m. Saturday when she was struck by the SUV, which was turning left from Normandy Boulevard.
Green was airlifted to Central Florida Regional Hospital in Sanford, where she later died.
Sheriff’s detectives said the intersection was dimly lit and Green was wearing dark clothing. Authorities are still investigating the crash.
Green was a beloved Publix employee at the 2100 Saxon Blvd. grocery store. A memorial for her has been set up at the crash site.