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Clearwater pedestrian hit by car is in critical condition

CLEARWATER — A pedestrian is in critical condition after being struck by a car Friday while crossing Keene Road, Florida Highway Patrol troopers said.

The incident happened about 2:20 p.m. at the Nursery Road intersection.

The unidentified male was walking east across Keene outside the crosswalk when, troopers say, he stepped into the path of a 2001 Oldsmobile being driven by Heather Nicole Capps, 30, of Clearwater.

Capps, traveling north on Keene, had a green light, authorities said. The east-west cross street of Nursery Road had a red signal.

The man was taken to Bayfront Medical Center, where he was listed in critical condition. Capps was not injured.

Clearwater pedestrian hit by car is in critical condition 04/12/13 [Last modified: Friday, April 12, 2013 5:42pm]
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