UPDATE: One killed in crash in Tallahassee on FAMU’s campus

One dead from crash on FAMU campus
Published: Sep. 21, 2022 at 10:23 AM EDT|Updated: Sep. 21, 2022 at 7:08 PM EDT
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TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WCTV) - Preliminary findings determined the victim was standing in the roadway operating the liftgate to a tractor-trailer moments before the crash, according to a TPD statement.

A woman traveling east on Robert Trudy Perkins Way struck the man and he succumbed to his injuries on the scene.

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WCTV) - One person is dead after a crash that occurred just after 8 a.m Wednesday. The incident happened near the intersection of Wahnish Way and Robert and Trudie Perkins Way.

All travel lanes on Robert Trudie Perkins Way from Wahnish Way to Martin Luther King Boulevard are now closed. Motorists are advised to avoid the area.

TPD’s Traffic Homicide Investigators have been called to the scene and have assumed the investigation.

TPD is asking anyone who may have witnessed the crash but did not speak with an officer on the scene or anyone with information about the accident to please call 850-891-4200.

This is a developing story. Stay with WCTV for updates.