Report says a woman was killed after stepping into the path of an oncoming vehicle on U.S. Highway 441 in Broward County.
According to the report, a man said that his mother was traveling north on U.S. 441, also known as State Road 7, near Riverland Road when a woman stepped in front of his mother’s car.
As reported, he continued to say his mother couldn’t stop in time and her car struck the woman, killing her. A body was covered by a yellow tarp in the middle of U.S. 441 after the unfortunate incidence. A black Toyota car that struck the deceased was reportedly parked nearby with its hazard lights flashing.
It was reported that the deadly crash is being investigated by the Broward Sheriff’s Office traffic homicide detectives.
Deputies spent hours collecting evidence while appearing to examine the victim’s personal items. This items reportedly include a backpack and a single shoe found in the middle of the road. The victim’s body was later removed from the scene.
Northbound lanes of U.S. 441 were closed at Riverland Road for several hours during the investigation.
Glen Levine, from the Law Firm of Anidjar and Levine, comments on this crash: “Our hearts go out to everyone involved in this unfortunate accident here in Broward County. We hope that family and all involved reach out to an experienced attorney that can help guide them through this difficult process.”
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