Pedestrian Struck and Killed in Hollywood, FL

A pedestrian in a crosswalk was struck and killed by a motorist on Wednesday August 15, 2018 on Hollywood Boulevard in Hollywood, FL. The crash occurred some time around 5:30 in the morning on the 4800 block of Hollywood Boulevard, a place known for heavy foot traffic where motorists must be especially aware of pedestrians, especially in the dark or very early morning hours when light is scarce.

In the aftermath of the collision a body was photographed covered by a sheet and police descended upon the area to further investigate the circumstances of the accident.

Fortunately, the driver involved remained on the scene and has been cooperative with law enforcement throughout the first few hours of the investigation.

The deceased's identity has not been released to the public at this time.

Local10 first reported this story.