Woman struck, killed while standing or walking in Osceola County road

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SOURCE: ClickOrlando.com

OSCEOLA COUNTY, Fla. – A woman standing or walking on Boggy Creek Road in Osceola County was struck and killed Thursday morning by a minivan, the Florida Highway Patrol said.

The fatal crash happened around 6:35 a.m. on Boggy Creek Road, west of Narcoossee Road.

The FHP said a woman in her 30s was either standing on the north shoulder of Boggy Creek and walked into the path of the minivan or she was walking in the road when she was struck.

The driver, a 52-year-old Kissimmee man, tried to stop but could not avoid the collision, troopers said.

The woman, whose name has not been released, was pronounced dead at the scene, according to the FHP.