Se Habla Español

Chris Schneider
9 June 2022

Woman Killed Trying to Cross U.S. 19

Woman Killed Trying to Cross U.S. 19

PALM HARBOR — A 36-year-old woman from Hudson was killed trying to cross U.S. 19 early Thursday morning, the Florida Highway Patrol said.

The fatal crash happened about 3:35 a.m. as the woman was trying to cross northbound lanes of U.S. 19 near Bilgore Grove Boulevard. Troopers said the woman stepped off a concrete median and walked into the path of a sedan heading north in the inside lane.

The woman died at the scene. The 73-year-old Palm Harbor woman driving the sedan was not injured.