By: WCTV Eyewitness News
September 10, 2019
ALACHUA COUNTY, Fla. – A car crash in Alachua County leaves one pedestrian dead.
The incident happening around 8:40 Monday evening on SE 27th Street in Gainesville.
A vehicle collided with the pedestrian that was walking on the same street.
The victim, identified as 57-year-old William Shanks Jr. was pronounced dead on the scene.
The driver of the vehicle, 30-year-old Dewayne Myrick, and his passenger, 30-year-old Shkia Jackson, were unharmed in the incident.