Pedestrian fatally struck on US-301 in Hillsborough Co.

HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY, Fla. (WFLA) – A pedestrian was fatally struck on US-301 Wednesday afternoon, the Florida Highway Patrol said.

It happened at the intersection of the highway and Williams Road in Hillsborough County.

Troopers said Jamie Marie Jones, 34, was in a marked crosswalk, walking across the highway when she was struck by a Volkswagen Jetta traveling southbound.

Jones sustained serious injuries and was taken to Florida Hospital where she died.

The driver of the Jetta, 52-year-old Kahled Marie, was not injured, according to the incident report.

Troopers said charges are pending.

No further information is available at this time.

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