FORT MYERS, Fla.- The pedestrian who died in a vehicle versus pedestrian traffic crash in the 2200 block of Fowler Street has been positively identified as 55-year-old Deborah Diane Kirkland.
Officers found Kirkland at fault for violating the vehicle’s right-of-way. Kirkland didn't cross at a crosswalk and was wearing dark clothing. It is unknown if Kirkland was intoxicated.
The vehicle driver took evasive action to avoid hitting Kirkland, but was unable to avoid the crash.