Orlando, FL (April 21, 2021) - A 48-year-old woman was killed in a pedestrian crash on North Semora Boulevard late Tuesday night. The accident happened around 11:30 p.m. at the intersection with Cornelia Avenue.
Troopers with the Florida Highway Patrol responded to the scene. According to reports, a 48-year-old woman was crossing the street when she was hit by a tow truck. The woman was rushed to AdventHealth East where she later succumbed to her injuries. She has not been identified at this time. The truck driver was not injured. There is no word on whether any charges are expected to be filed.
No additional details are available.
Pedestrian accidents in Florida can cause major, life-altering injuries to occur. According to statistics, about 75% of all Florida pedestrian accidents result in a trip to the ER, with many requiring long-term care and hospitalization. These crashes can result in physical, emotional, and financial hardships for victims as they try to recover from their injuries.
Our thoughts and condolences are with the pedestrian's family following this pedestrian crash in Orlando.
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