Dump truck hits and kills pedestrian, leaving westbound lanes of I-595 closed for investigation
The Florida Highway Patrol is investigating a fatal vehicle and pedestrian crash on westbound I-595 at I-95 that occurred around 7 a.m. on Saturday.
The victim was a 24-year-old male pronounced dead on the scene.
Traffic is currently being diverted to southbound Interstate 95 and FHP says to seek alternate routes if possible, to avoid traffic delays.
Westbound lanes of I-595 will remain closed during this investigation and all traffic is being diverted to southbound I-95.