Pedestrian Struck, Killed Near Flagler Street

MIAMI (CBS4)- Police are investigating after a pedestrian was killed at the intersection of Flagler Street and 42nd Avenue Friday morning.

According to witness statements to Miami Police, the driver of a black Ford pick-up truck was driving north on LeJeune Road (42nd). At the same time a white Lexus SUV was attempting to make a left turn from LeJeune onto Flagler Street.

As both cars got to the intersection, they collided.

It was at that point that the Ford truck lost control and ran over a pedestrian on the sidewalk.

Both drivers stopped and remained on the scene of the accident.

Miami police aren’t releasing the name of the victim until they have notified next of kin.


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