FHP: Pedestrian standing in middle of I-95 hit and killed

The Florida Highway Patrol (FHP) says a pedestrian standing in the middle of I-95 was hit and killed early Wednesday morning.

The deadly crash shut down all southbound lanes of I-95 near Edgewater in Volusia County.

According to FHP, the pedestrian, for an unknown reason, was standing in the roadway. A vehicle traveling southbound was unable to avoid the man and hit him. Two other vehicles also traveling southbound ran over the man, FHP said.

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The crash remains under investigation.

The lane closures extended from exits 249 to 244. Drivers were delayed for several hours on Wednesday.

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