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Venice man hit & killed while crossing the road in Sarasota

Immokalee woman killed in crash on SR-29 in Collier County

SARASOTA COUNTY, Fla. – A Venice man was hit and killed while crossing the road on State Road 758 in Sarasota County Sunday evening.

According to the Florida Highway Patrol, the 69-year-old Venice man was crossing State Road 758 (Bee Ridge Road) at Maceachern Boulevard when a driver crashed into him around 6:53 p.m.

The man was pronounced dead on the scene, troopers said.

The driver, a 24-year-old Sarasota woman, was uninjured in the incident.

Troopers are continuing to investigate the crash.

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