Pedestrian struck, killed on Marion County road, troopers say

Fatal crash occurred on SE Maricamp Road at SE Bahia Avenue Court

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MARION COUNTY, Fla. – A 42-year-old Ocala man occupying the outside lane of a road in Marion County was fatally struck by a car early Friday, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.

The fatal crash occurred at 12:37 a.m. near the intersection of SE Maricamp Road and Southeast Bahia Avenue Court, troopers said.

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According to an FHP crash report, a 38-year-old Belleview man driving a sedan east on Southeast Maricamp Road failed to see the pedestrian and the front-right of the car struck him, inflicting fatal injuries.

The driver was not injured.

It’s not known why the man was in the roadway.

Troopers are still investigating the crash.

Note: Due to the information provided, this map depicts the general area of this crash and not necessarily its exact location.

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