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Truck strikes pedestrian in Seffner

SEFFNER — A woman was critically injured Wednesday night after walking across U.S. 92 and into the path of a truck, troopers said.

Gail Gwaltney, 49, drove westbound on U.S. 92 in a 2005 Ford pickup truck. As she approached Kennedy Hills Drive about 7:30 p.m., Julie Skinner, 44, walked into the road, according to Florida Highway Patrol.

Gwaltney's truck hit Skinner, who was critically injured and taken to Tampa General Hospital.

No charges have been filed.

Truck strikes pedestrian in Seffner 02/24/11 [Last modified: Thursday, February 24, 2011 9:54am]

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