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Pedestrian struck, killed in Citrus County

A pedestrian was struck and killed early Saturday in Citrus County, authorities said.

According to the Florida Highway Patrol, Brittany Elizabeth Cook, 23, of Lecanto was heading south on North Carl G. Rose Highway at East Wagon Trail when she struck a pedestrian shortly after midnight with her 2004 Dodge Neon.

The pedestrian, identified as Jesse Lynne Wiley, 37, of Inverness was pronounced dead at the scene.

No other details about the crash were released.

Pedestrian struck, killed in Citrus County 03/17/12 [Last modified: Saturday, March 17, 2012 9:59pm]
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