Pedestrian killed in Immokalee
FOX 4 Staff
IMMOKALEE, Fla. - The Florida Highway Patrol identified a pedestrian tonight, killed Saturday night in Immokalee. The victim is Mary Francois, 55, of Immokalee.
The FHP says Francois was trying to cross West Delaware Avenue near South 2nd Street around 9:15 p.m. when she was struck and killed.
The FHP says Jean Mary Estime, 60, of Immokalee, was driving west on West Delaware in a Ford van when the victim walked into the path of her truck. The woman died about an hour later at Physicians Regional Medical Center.
The FHP says the driver did leave the scene of the accident but returned a short time later on foot. Charges are pending.