LARGO, Fla. – The Largo Police Department’s Traffic Homicide Investigation Team responded to the area of Judy Lee Drive and Lake Judy Lee Drive for a vehicle vs. pedestrian accident.
According to police, an elderly male, who was walking eastbound on the south side of Judy Lee Drive, was struck by a Ford F-150 truck also traveling eastbound.
The pedestrian, who was alert and oriented with medical staff on scene, was transported to a local hospital for what was thought to be minor injuries.
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But police say the man’s injuries worsened quickly, and he passed away a short time later.
Neither speed, nor alcohol/drugs appear to have been a factor in this investigation. No criminal charges are currently being investigated.
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