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TPD investigating fatal pedestrian crash on Crawfordville Highway, Wilson Green Boulevard

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Posted at 11:35 AM, Sep 01, 2020
and last updated 2020-09-01 11:37:24-04

TALLAHASSEE, Fla.(WTXL) — Tallahassee police are investigating after a 54-year-old man was killed while running near the intersection of Crawfordville Highway and Wilson Green Boulevard Monday night.

According to the Tallahassee Police Department, officers responded to a crash involving a pedestrian at the intersection of Crawfordville Highway and Wilson Green Boulevard just before 8:30 p.m. on Monday.

Police say the vehicle was traveling south on Crawfordville Highway approaching the intersection with Wilson Green Boulevard when a man ran into the roadway and into the vehicle's path.

The driver of the vehicle was not able to avoid the collision which resulted in him hitting the pedestrian and fatally injuring him.

The deceased person has been identified as 54-year-old Robert Keahey.

Traffic Homicide Investigators are continuing to investigate this crash.

TPD is asking anyone who may have witnessed the crash, but did not speak with an officer on scene, or anyone with information about the accident to please call 850-891-4200 and ask to speak with the Traffic Homicide Unit.

You may also remain anonymous by calling Crime Stoppers at 850-574-TIPS.