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Palm Coast woman crossing US-1 struck, killed by car

FHP believes a woman trying to cross U.S. 1 was struck by a car Saturday night.
FHP believes a woman trying to cross U.S. 1 was struck by a car Saturday night.

PALM COAST, Fla. – A woman driving south on U.S. 1 in Flagler County struck and killed a pedestrian just after 9 p.m. Saturday. According to the Florida Highway Patrol, the 55-year-old pedestrian died at the scene.

Troopers think the woman, a Palm Coast resident, was trying to cross the highway just south of Royal Palms Parkway.

The 33-year-old Palatka driver stopped and was cooperating with authorities.

FHP is investigating the incident.