Fatal Manatee County crash with a pedestrian in a wheelchair

MANATEE COUNTY, Fla. -- A vehicle with three passengers was traveling on 301 Boulevard E., east of 9th St. E. when  an unidentified pedestrian in a wheelchair crossed the street in front of the vehicle around 2 AM.

Driver Juana Orozco, 21, did not see the wheelchair in the roadway and crashed into the victim, according to Manatee County Sheriff's Office.

The unidentified victim died at the scene from the sustained injuries. 

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