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Pedestrian dies in Land O'Lakes crash

LAND O'LAKES — A pedestrian died Thursday night in a crash in Pasco County.

Magie M. Castellanos, 35, was in the left lane at U.S. 41 and Carson Drive shortly after 9 p.m. when the front of her Buick Enclave struck Dwayne Lavon Dixon, 49, according to Florida Highway Patrol.

Castellanos told troopers she didn't see Dixon, and it wasn't clear what he was doing before the crash. Officials pronounced Dixon dead at the crash scene.

Castellanos and passenger Briana Castellanos, 15, were not injured.

No charges have been filed.

Pedestrian dies in Land O'Lakes crash 01/21/11 [Last modified: Friday, January 21, 2011 6:18pm]
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