An official Florida Highway Patrol press release states that pedestrian Nickolas Thomas Kenesky, 36, of Sebastian, was killed yesterday evening when he was struck by a 2011 Buick Enclave driven by Angela Shelton, 44, also of Sebastian.
The accident occurred at County Road 512 and 104th Avenue in Fellsmere in Indian River County.
The FHP reports Shelton’s vehicle was traveling eastbound on County Road 512 in the outside lane when she hit Kenesky. He had been near the intersection in question. Shelton stated she did not realize she had hit anyone until she returned home and discovered damage to her car.
The accident remains under investigation. Toxicology reports on Kenesky are pending.
We at DeBerard Injury Attorney want all parties involved in this accident to know we are sorry for their loss.
Have you or loved one been involved in a serious car accident? If you have lost a loved one due to someone’s negligence, you may have the right to compensation via a wrongful death claim against the responsible party.