Pedestrian struck, killed by SUV in Pinewood

Driver remains at scene


MIAMI-DADE COUNTY, Fla. – A man has died after he was struck by an SUV in Miami-Dade County's Pinewood neighborhood, the victim's brother told Local 10 News.

The crash was reported about 6:30 a.m. in the area of Northwest 103rd Street and 12th Avenue.

Basilio Perez said his brother, Enrique Perez, 71, was walking down the street to catch a bus when he was hit by a Ford SUV.

The driver stayed at the scene and was taken to a hospital for minor injuries.

Police said it did not appear that speed was a factor. The driver has not been cited. Westbound traffic on 103rd Street was closed for about a block as police investigated the cause of the crash.



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