A person was killed in a traffic collision involving a semi-truck near Port Everglades on Friday.
Local10.com reports that the crash occurred at about 7:00 a.m. when a semi-truck struck a pedestrian near South Federal Highway and Southeast 30th Street.
PEDESTRIAN FATALLY STRUCK BY SEMI: A pedestrian died at a hospital Friday morning shortly after being struck by a semi-truck in Port Everglades, authorities confirmed. https://t.co/WOUzpUpS0w— WPLG Local 10 News (@WPLGLocal10) September 17, 2021
A witness to the crash told Local10.com that the victim had been yelling at traffic before apparently darting out in front of the truck.
First responders transported the victim to a local hospital, where he later died.
Broward Sheriff’s Office is investigating the incident.
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