Pedestrian struck, killed on Interstate 10 in Okaloosa County
A pedestrian was struck and killed on Interstate 10 in Okaloosa County about 4:15 a.m. Monday, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.
The victim, a 29-year-old man from Saint Cloud, Minnesota, was reportedly struck while walking on the westbound side of the interstate partially in the outside travel lane near mile marker 54, two miles west of the Crestview exit. The vehicle also had been traveling westbound.
The pedestrian was pronounced dead at the scene by Okaloosa Emergency Medical Services, according to the FHP.
The driver was identified as a 59-year-old man from DeFuniak Springs. No further information has been released at this time.