Pedestrian dies after crash in Bithlo, FHP says

A 34-year-old man is dead after a crash in Orange County, the Florida Highway Patrol said.

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The crash happened shortly after midnight on Sunday in Bithlo.

Troopers said a Ford Escape was traveling west on East Colonial Drive near Exeter Lane.

According to a news release, the pedestrian was walking south and walked into the lanes on East Colonial Drive.

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Investigators said the man was not in a marked crosswalk, and the car hit them.

The 17-year-old driver and passengers were not injured and remained at the scene.

FHP said the crash is still under investigation.

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