Cross City man struck by car and killed while walking on road
Published: Thursday, August 9, 2012 at 12:46 p.m.
Last Modified: Thursday, August 9, 2012 at 12:46 p.m.
A 27-year-old Cross City man was killed early Thursday morning when he was hit by a car as he walked along NE 106th Street near NE 22Oth Avenue, according to a report.
Brandon Demond Nelson was walking west across NE 106th Street at 12:57 a.m. when a 2006 Dodge Charger driven by Katrise Daniel Kirkland, 24, of Cross City struck him on the left side, according to a Florida Highway Patrol report.
Nelson was thrown onto the shoulder of the road. He was taken to Shands at the University of Florida where he was pronounced dead, the report states.
Neither Kirkland nor his passenger, William Waymon Graham, 27, of Cross City, were injured.