FHP: Satsuma man killed crossing State Road 20 in Interlachen

By Crystal Chen - Assignment editor/reporter

Putnam County crash

INTERLACHEN, Fla. - A 37-year-old pedestrian from Satsuma was killed Tuesday night in a crash on State Road 20 in Putnam County, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.

Troopers said the man was hit by a pickup truck around 9:26 p.m. at the intersection of S.R. 20 and North Filmore Avenue. According to the crash report, the man was attempting to cross S.R. 20 when he was hit by a Nissan Titan driven by a 35-year-old Palatka man.

FHP noted that due to the road not being lit, it was dark and visibility was low at the time of the accident.

The pedestrian's name has not been released pending notification of family.

The driver of the pickup truck remained on scene. Troopers said alcohol was not a factor in the crash.

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