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Labelle man dies after being hit by pick up truck on State Road 29

Posted at 6:58 PM, Feb 28, 2021
and last updated 2021-02-28 18:58:43-05

HENDRY COUNTY, Fla. — A Labelle man died after being struck by a pickup truck on State Road 29 in Hendry County.

At 12:30 a.m., Feb.27, a pickup truck traveling south on State Road 29, approaching E Road struck a man walking in the southbound lane.

The 58-year-old man from Labelle was pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver of the pickup, a 32-year old man from Felda, Florida, and his two passengers, a five-year-old and seven-year-old, reported no injuries.

The crash remains under investigation.