Pedestrian fatally hit by car overnight in North Fort Myers

Posted at 7:16 AM, Aug 23, 2017
and last updated 2017-08-23 07:16:49-04

LEE COUNTY, Fla. -- There are new details in the death of a 49-year-old man who was fatally hit by a car in North Fort Myers.

It happened just after 9 p.m. Tuesday night, on Bayshore Road near the intersection with Magnolia Drive.

Florida Highway Patrol says the man walked into the path of an eastbound Lincoln Towncar and was hit by the car, dying at the scene.

No charges have been filed on the driver, an 18-year-old Lehigh Acres resident, at this time.

The victim’s name has not been released yet.