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Pinellas Park Police investigating a crash involving a pedestrian fatality on Park Boulevard

Officers from the Pinellas Park Police Department, firefighters from the Pinellas Park Fire Department, and the City of Seminole Fire Rescue responded to a crash involving a 2013 Infiniti G37 and a pedestrian.

The crash occurred at approximately 9:00 p.m. on Tuesday, February 20, 2024, in the 7700 block of Park Blvd.

Investigators have identified the deceased pedestrian as 66-year-old Jeffrey Ross, from Largo. The 69 year-old male and St. Petersburg resident that was driving the Infinity was not physically injured in the crash.

No charges are pending as a result of this crash. Investigators determined Jeffrey Ross was crossing Park Blvd outside of a crosswalk and directly in the path of the vehicle.

The Pinellas Park Police Department reminds everyone to utilize roadway safety measures, such as crosswalks and specified pedestrian crossing locations. For more information about pedestrian safety, please visit: 

Pedestrian Safety – Alert Today Florida –  
https://alerttodayflorida.com/Pedestrian

This investigation is active, and there are no signs that speed or alcohol was a factor in this crash.

Westbound Park Blvd is currently closed at 76th St and is anticipated to be closed for a few hours for the investigation to be completed.


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