Pedestrian killed while crossing road in Jackson County

By  | 

By: Associated Press
July 17, 2017

MARIANNA, Fla. (AP) -- Officials say an Alabama woman has died after she was struck by a pickup truck while trying to cross the road.

According to the Florida Highway Patrol, the accident happened Saturday on U.S. Route 231, a half a mile north of State Road 71.

The crash report states a 2006 Ford F-350 was driving south on U.S. 231 when 41-year-old Teresa Lynn Brown of Slocomb, Alabama walked into the truck's path while she trying to cross the road.

Brown was pronounced dead at the scene. The truck's driver and a passenger were uninjured.

Comments are posted from viewers like you and do not always reflect the views of this station. powered by Disqus