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Woman struck and killed while crossing Interstate 4 near Dover

She had been seen standing by a sedan on the shoulder of the highway before the collision.
Check back with tampabay.com for the latest developments. [Staff]
Published Aug. 28
Updated Aug. 28

DOVER — A pickup truck struck and killed a woman as she walked across eastbound Interstate 4, the Florida Highway Patrol said.

The collision occurred about 12:50 pm. Tuesday near MacIntosh Road.

Neal Brent Flynn, 68, of Tampa, was driving a 2013 Dodge 1500 east in the center lane of I-4 when he struck the woman, the Highway Patrol said.

The woman was not identified pending notification of next of kin.

It was not immediately unclear why she was walking across the highway, the Highway Patrol said. She had been seen standing by a light-colored sedan on the shoulder of the highway before the crash.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Highway Patrol at (813) 558-1800.

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