Thursday, January 18, 2018
Public safety

Pedestrian killed in Largo crash

LARGO — A pedestrian was killed Saturday night after he stepped off a sidewalk in front of an oncoming car on East Bay Drive, police said.

The man's name hasn't been released, pending notification of his family. The driver of the car, a 2001 Nissan Maxima, is not expected to face charges.

Police said the crash happened shortly after 9:30 p.m. in the 3660 block of East Bay, which is just west of Belcher Road.

The pedestrian was transported to a local hospital, where he died of his injuries.

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