Pedestrian killed in Columbia County crash, FHP says

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A man is dead after being hit by an SUV Monday night on I-75 in Columbia County, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.

A 74-year-old man was driving an SUV south on Interstate 75 at mile marker 432 in the inside lane when he hit a pedestrian who had walked into the inside lane, troopers said.

The 33-year-old pedestrian from Orlando died at the scene.

The driver, who was wearing a seat belt, was not hurt, according to the report.