CLEWISTON FL. -- A 2011 Kia Sorento driven by Melvin Thomas, 76 of Clewiston was traveling west on Harlem Academy Avenue, east of 11th Street at 9:45 p.m. Saturday.
Eura Lewis, 76 of Moore Haven was walking north across Harlem Academy Avenue and entered into the path of the car. The front of the car collided with Lewis and she was pushed westward onto the pavement. No skid marks were observed in the roadway. Lewis was not walking in a designated marked/unmarked crosswalk or intersection.
Charges to the driver were driving with suspended license (habitual) and causing serious bodily injury.