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Pedestrian dies after being hit while crossing Riverview road

RIVERVIEW — A pedestrian died after she was hit Tuesday night while walking across Boyette Road, deputies said.

Iona Emma Long, 42, was struck by a 2011 Toyota Corolla about 8:15 p.m. as she walked north across the road, east of U.S. 301, the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office said.

Long, who had no known address, was taken to South Bay Hospital, where she died.

Deputies believe she intentionally walked in front of the vehicle.

Pedestrian dies after being hit while crossing Riverview road 03/19/14 [Last modified: Wednesday, March 19, 2014 4:44pm]
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