ORLANDO, Fla. — A man trying to cross a Colonial Drive intersection in east Orange County was struck and killed on Friday night, the Florida Highway Patrol says.
Just before midnight, Siever Silalahi, 27, was driving a 2009 Toyota Matrix eastbound on Colonial Drive at Avalon Park Boulevard when his vehicle struck a 53-year-old Orlando man who was attempting to cross, troopers say.
The pedestrian, whose name has not been released, died at the scene.
Silalahi, of Loma Linda, California, was not under the influence of alcohol, the FHP said. He was wearing a seat belt and not hurt.
The investigation is ongoing.