Woman hit by car, dies
Pedestrian struck while on SR-19
A 39-year-old Orlando woman walking along State Road 19 in Lake County was struck and killed by a vehicle on Saturday night, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.
The woman was heading north near Lake Smith Road at about 8:05 p.m. when the front of a Sedan, traveling north in the right lane, struck her, according to an incident report.
It’s unclear whether the crash happened on the shoulder or in the travel lane, the report said.
The driver, a 29-year-old Eustis man, was wearing his seat belt and did not sustain any injuries, the report said.
The unidentified woman was pronounced dead at the scene.
She was walking with another pedestrian at the time of the crash, the report said. No additional information was provided by FHP about the second pedestrian.
The crash remains under investigation.