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Woman from Tallahassee Tragically Dies after being Struck by Three Vehicles


October 29, 2019

TALLAHASSEE, FL – According to an online news report at wtxl.com, a 35-year-old woman from Tallahassee, Florida tragically died while attempting to go across North Monroe Street in the morning hours earlier this week.*

Per the Florida Highway Patrol (FHP), the crash occurred at the intersection of Swatts Road and North Monroe Street.  The FHP indicates that a Ford Explorer was headed south in the inside lane of North Monroe Street.  The woman pedestrian was, at the time, attempting to cross North Monroe Street when the Ford Explorer struck her.  Thereafter, the Explorer stopped and  the driver stayed at the scene of the crash.   The identity of the driver of the Ford Explorer has not been released at this time.

Following this incident, a Chevrolet Silverado was headed southbound on North Monroe Street and was approaching the woman.  Per the driver of the Silverado, a number of vehicles ahead of him struck the vehicle.   

Another Chevrolet Silverado also struck the woman on North Monroe Street. The driver of this Silverado also remained at the scene after striking the woman.

The woman sustained fatal injuries and as a result, died at the scene of the accident.

There are no further details on the accident at this time.  The crash remains under investigation by the local police.

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Source:https://www.wtxl.com/news/local-news/fhp-investigating-fatal-crash-with-road-block-on-north-monroe-street


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