A 21-year-old UCF student struck and killed a pedestrian while driving in the UCF area Sunday evening, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.
Aquirira Lane, from Punta Gorde, Florida, was traveling on University Boulevard and approaching Rouse Road when the front of her 2016 Jeep struck a pedestrian attempting to cross the road around 6:50 p.m. The man was not using a cross walk, according to a FHP press release.
Troopers said the driver was not under the influence of alcohol at the time of the accident.
The identity of the victim is still pending, according to the release.
Troopers said the crash is still under investigation.
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