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89-year-old pedestrian killed in Holiday

HOLIDAY — An 89-year-old pedestrian was hit by a car and killed Saturday night in Holiday, authorities said.

Enrique Rodriguez Ortiz of Holiday was trying to cross Perrine Ranch Road east of Olde Farm Road about 7 p.m. when he was hit by a westbound Saturn driven by Gladys R. Devos, who is also 89 and from Holiday, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.

Ortiz died at the scene, and Devos was not injured, the FHP said. The accident is under investigation.

89-year-old pedestrian killed in Holiday 02/24/13 [Last modified: Sunday, February 24, 2013 1:28pm]
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