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Police say pedestrian struck and killed in crash on 66th Street in Largo

Officers from the Largo Police Department along with Largo Fire Rescue responded to a crash at approximately 4:10a.m. on Sunday, October 3, 2021.

The crash involved a car and a pedestrian in the area of southbound 66th St N approximately 400 feet north of 142nd Ave N.

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According to police, the initial investigation indicates a male pedestrian was in the roadway in the left turn lane when a Hyundai Sonata entered the lane striking him.

Police say that alcohol does not appear to be a factor in the crash from the driver. Largo Fire Rescue attempted life saving measures, however the pedestrian died at the scene.

The Largo Police Department’s Traffic Homicide Unit responded to the scene to conduct the investigation. The roadway was expected to be reopen around 7:30 a.m.


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