- Associated Press - Monday, July 17, 2017

MARIANNA, Fla. (AP) - Officials say an Alabama woman has died after a vehicle struck her in Florida.

According to a Florida Highway Patrol report, 41-year-old Teresa Lynn Brown of Slocomb, Alabama was pronounced dead at the scene on Saturday after being hit by a pickup truck. The incident occurred in Jackson County along U.S. Route 231, half a mile (.8 kilometers) north of State Road 71.

The report says the 2006 Ford F-350 was driving south on U.S. 231 when Brown walked into the truck’s path while trying to cross the road. The truck’s driver and passenger were uninjured.

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