Pedestrian killed on Fort Myers Beach identified

CREATED Mar 28, 2014

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FORT MYERS BEACH, Fla. - The Lee County Sheriff's Office identified the woman struck and killed Wednesday night on Fort Myers Beach.

68-year-old Jennifer Jaworski of Toledo, Ohio was struck and killed by a taxi around 10:02 p.m. that a woman had been hit by a vehicle at 19041 San Carlos Boulevard.

The taxi was driving north on San Carlos Boulevard when Jaworskitried to cross the street just south of Prescott Drive.  She was not using a crosswalk.

The driver of the taxi has not been charged.  Jaworski was found to be at fault for not using the crossing.