TAMPA — Authorities have released the name of a 31-year-old Jacksonville man who was struck and killed by a pickup truck along Hillsborough Avenue on Tuesday.
Ryan Allen Kaytor walked into the westbound lanes of Hillsborough Avenue just east of Orient Road about 7 p.m. when he was struck by a 2008 Chevy pickup truck, according to the Florida Highway Patrol. Kaytor died at the scene.
The pickup driver, 51-year-old Bruce Kane, Jr. of Valrico, was not injured.
A 37-year-old California man who drove into the crash scene as troopers were investigating was stopped and arrested on a DUI charge.
Anthony Wayne Darden, 37, of Huntington Beach, drove a 2016 Kia four-door into the scene shortly after 8 p.m., according to the Highway Patrol. Darden was taken to the Hillsborough County jail and provided a breath sample of .101. A driver with a blood alcohol content of .08 or higher is presumed to be impaired under Florida law.
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