Pedestrian fatally struck by vehicle on Collins Avenue in Miami Beach

By Amanda Batchelor - Senior Digital Editor

MIAMI BEACH, Fla. - A pedestrian was fatally struck by a vehicle Monday afternoon in Miami Beach, authorities said.

The crash was reported at 4441 Collins Ave.

Police said an elderly woman was pronounced dead at the scene.

All southbound lanes of Collins Avenue were shut down from 41st Street to 46th Street. 

Authorities urge drivers to use Alton Road or Pine Tree Drive as alternate routes.

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