Pedestrian killed by SUV on SR-82 in Lee County

Published: November 28, 2022 8:15 PM EST
Updated: November 29, 2022 7:16 AM EST
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A pedestrian was struck and killed Monday night by an SUV on SR-82 in Lee County.

According to the Florida Highway Patrol, a Nissan Murano driven by a 20-year-old man from Fort Myers was traveling east in the right lane of SR-82, west of Gateway Boulevard, around 7:45 p.m. A 51-year-old man from Fort Myers was crossing the travel lanes of SR-82.

The front of the SUV struck the man, who was pronounced dead on the scene. The crash remains under investigation.