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Pedestrian killed crossing Roosevelt Boulevard in Largo

LARGO — A pedestrian crossing Roosevelt Boulevard without using a crosswalk died after being struck by a pickup truck late Thursday, police said.

According to a police report the pedestrian, who was not immediately identified, was crossing the boulevard west of the 58th Street intersection as a westbound Toyota Tacoma truck approached, police said.

The pedestrian was hit by the pickup and pronounced dead at the scene when emergency responders arrived around 11:15 p.m. Thursday.

Traffic homicide investigators from the Largo Police Department examined the crash for several hours. Police said they did not anticipate charges to be filed.

Pedestrian killed crossing Roosevelt Boulevard in Largo 09/16/11 [Last modified: Friday, September 16, 2011 4:03pm]
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