Pedestrian killed in Merritt Island crash

BREVARD COUNTY, Fla. — A person crossing a busy Brevard County road was struck and killed Friday morning, the Florida Highway Patrol said.


Shortly after 6 a.m., troopers responded to North Courtenay Parkway and Queensland Avenue on Merritt Island.

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Investigators said the crash involved an adult pedestrian, a Jeep Limited and a Chevy Sonic.

Troopers reported that the pedestrian, who has not been identified, died at the crash site.

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Neither driver was hurt and both remained at the crash scene, FHP said.

The crash blocked the southbound lanes of Courtenay Parkway for about two hours.

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