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Pedestrian struck and killed in Riverview Saturday night

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Woman, 48, hit, killed while crossing street

A woman died after she was struck by a car as she crossed Bloomingdale Avenue Saturday night, according to the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office.

Robert Ballentine, 22, of Brandon was driving a Ford Fusion eastbound on Bloomingdale Avenue at 7:36 p.m. when Grisel Perez Garofalo attempted to cross the street at Ivy Boulevard, deputies said.

Garofalo, 48, of Riverview walked into the path of the Ford, deputies said, and died at the scene. No charges have been filed and the investigation is ongoing.

Pedestrian struck and killed in Riverview Saturday night 01/04/14 [Last modified: Saturday, January 4, 2014 11:24pm]
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