Female pedestrian hit by car on South Beach to be charged with jaywalking

Driver claims woman darted into traffic on Washington Avenue

MIAMI BEACH, Fla. - A woman is in stable condition after she was hit by a car traveling in the northbound direction of the 1300 block Washington Avenue Sunday night, police said.

It happened around about 9 p.m.

The driver of the car told police the woman darted into traffic and he was unable to avoid her.

On Monday morning, Miami Beach Police said the woman will be charged with jaywalking. They also said the driver of the car will not be charged.

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