By CBSMiami.com Team

MIRAMAR (CBSMiami) – A portion I-75 was shut down for several hours as police investigated a fatal car accident.

They say a car traveling southbound on Interstate 75 when it struck a pedestrian crossing I-75, just south of Miramar Parkway.

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The pedestrian, a 57-year-old man, was pronounced dead on the scene. The car involved remained on scene and showed damage from the accident.

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Florida Highway Patrol is now investigating the crash.

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CBSMiami.com Team