NORTH FORT MYERS, Fla. - A pedestrian, who has been identified as 58-year-old Patrick Joseph Coady, was struck and killed by a semi-truck on Pine Island Road, near Barrett Road, this morning.

The Florida Highway Patrol believes the man was repairing his vehicle, on the side of the road, when he was hit. It is possible other vehicles hit him after the fact.

The road has reopened, but the investigation continues.