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Pedestrian killed in Tampa after stepping into road

TAMPA — A man was killed Friday night after he was hit by a car as he walked across an intersection.

The man, who has not been identified, tried to cross Hillsborough Avenue from north to south at the east side of the Race Track Road intersection, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.

A car was traveling west in the inside lane of Hillsborough Avenue and, with a green light, went through the intersection as the pedestrian stepped into the road.

The man died at the scene.

Pedestrian killed in Tampa after stepping into road 05/06/14 [Last modified: Tuesday, May 6, 2014 3:45pm]
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