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FHP: Two dead in pedestrian-involved crash in Hamilton County

Deadly Crash
Posted at 7:18 AM, Jul 27, 2020
and last updated 2020-07-27 07:24:00-04

HAMILTON COUNTY, Fla. (WTXL) — Troopers say two pedestrians are dead after being hit by a vehicle on State Road 6 in Hamilton County.

According to the Florida Highway Patrol, the accident happened on State Road 6 and County Road 141 around 9:20 p.m. on Sunday in Hamilton County.

FHP says a vehicle was traveling east on State Road 6.

For reasons still under investigation, two people were also in the roadway within the eastbound travel lane of State Road 6.

Troopers say the vehicle crashed and hit both pedestrians.

Sadly, both individuals were pronounced deceased on scene.

They have been identified as a 31-year-old woman and a 40-year-old man.