LABELLE, FL. -- A 2006 Jeep driven by Marilyn Marie Sanchez, 24 of LaBelle was northbound on State Road 29 south of LaBelle about 6:30 p.m. Monday as a male pedestrian, age 54 walked southbound in the center of the northbound lane of State Road 29.
The front of the vehicle struck the pedestrian, who then struck the windshield and was propelled northeast onto the shoulder. The pedestrian came to rest in the prone position, partially on the paved apron of the roadway and partially on the grassy shoulder.
The pedestrian's identity is not being released pending notification of kin. An investigation is pending for the blood alcohol contents of the victim