MERRITT ISLAND, Fla.
A woman is dead after being hit by a truck while attempting to cross a roadway in Brevard County.
According to Florida Highway Patrol, the woman was walking south on North Banana River Drive in Merritt Island. The accident happened a little before 1 Tuesday morning.
Troopers say the woman attempted to cross the roadway, not in a cross walk, and walked into the direct path of the truck.
The victim died on scene.
The crash remains under investigation.