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Pedestrian hit near Suwannee-Lafayette Co. Line

Pedestrian hit near Suwannee-Lafayette Line
Posted at 9:38 PM, Nov 28, 2017
and last updated 2017-11-28 17:28:06-05

SUWANNEE COUNTY, Fla. (WTXL) - The Suwannee Fire Rescue responded to a scene, where a pedestrian was hit on Tuesday, November 28 around 6 p.m. 

The crash had U.S. 27 bridge closed at the Suwannee County and Lafayette County Line.

A 2010 Chevy Malibu struck 15 year-old, Brandon Lee Slaughter, who was walking in the roadway on the narrow bridge.

Slaughter was pronounced dead on the scene.

The crash is under investigation.