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Pedestrian Dies After Being Struck by Car
Saturday, January 7, 2017

A man crossing a busy road in North Fort Myers was struck and killed by a car late this afternoon.

Deputies responded to the scene on N. Cleveland Avenue, just south of Pine Island Road, at 4:30 p.m. today.

The crash investigation revealed that a 2003 Toyota was travelling southbound on N. Cleveland Avenue when a pedestrian tried to cross the road in an area not designed for pedestrians.  The driver stated she didn't see the victim in the roadway prior to the crash.

The driver showed no sign of impairment.  Right now, it is unclear if the victim was impaired.  The victim is identified as John Mundt (DOB 3-12-57) of Prescott, Wisconsin.

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