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Palm Harbor pedestrian dies after being hit by car on Christmas Eve.

The collision took place on Palm Harbor Boulevard just south of Maryland Avenue.
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Published Dec. 25, 2019|Updated Dec. 25, 2019

Mark D. MacDonald, 59, of Palm Harbor died from injuries sustained in a collision that occurred around 8 p.m. Christmas Eve.

Sergeant Steve Gaskins with the Florida Highway Patrol said MacDonald was crossing the northbound lane of Palm Harbor Boulevard when he was hit by a 2018 Hyundai Genesis. Rain and MacDonald’s dark clothing may have contributed to the accident, Gaskins said. MacDonald was not in a crosswalk when he was hit.

MacDonald was transported to AdventHealth where he later died.

The driver of the Hyundai remained on scene and is not facing charges.