The accident occurred at the intersection of Southwest Rosser Boulevard and Southwest Apricot Road.
Officials state Griffey was standing at or around a road median at 10:30 p.m. when he was struck by a vehicle. He was transported to Lawnwood Regional Hospital, however, he soon died of his injuries.
Police say the driver of the vehicle is cooperating with the investigation.
We will have more information here as it becomes available.
Everyone at DeBerard Injury Attorney wants all parties to this accident to know that 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.