Published: Dec 06, 2013 6:55 PM EST

MALABAR, Fla. (AP) - Authorities say a central Florida couple died after being struck by a car while walking across U.S. 1 in central Florida.
    
The Florida Highway Patrol reports that 77-year-old Carl Burch and 70-year-old Mary Burch were crossing the street Thursday night when they were hit. Both died at the scene, and the car's driver sustained minor injuries.
    
There are no crosswalks or traffic lights in the area of the crash.
    
No charges were immediately filed. The crash remains under investigation.

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