The Florida Highway Patrol reports that Ocala resident Edward Singh, 45, was killed yesterday evening when he was run over by a car.
The accident occurred on State Route 70 near VPI Grove Road in rural St. Lucie County.
The driver of the car that hit Singh was 43 year old Debra Lynn Slater of Titusville. She was not injured.
The FHP says Singh was attempting to cross I-70 when he was hit. He had just left his vehicle when he was struck down.
The cause of the crash remains under investigation.
We at DeBerard Injury attorney wish to convey our deepest sympathy to all those impacted by this terrible event.
A certain duty of care must be exercised by all individuals operating a motor vehicle. If that duty of care is violated a wrongful death claim claim may be possible against the negligent party.