FORT MYERS, Fla. - Friday, the Fort Myers Police Department responded to a pedestrian related traffic crash. It happened in the area of 28 Roanoke Drive.
Once on scene ,police learned the driver of a Ford pickup was traveling southbound on Roanoke Drive when a child ran out in front of his truck. Lee Jarvis Johnson (d.o.b. 6-4-05 of Lehigh) was transported to Lee Memorial Hospital where he died.
Dozens gathered with his family Friday night. His uncle said he was a strong little boy. His aunt said he was smart and talented. He was a twin, a student at Orange River Elementary, and enjoyed dancing, boxing and football.
The driver of the truck is not facing charges at this time.