Fatal pedestrian crash in Largo Saturday night

Largo, Florida -- A transient man was hit and killed Saturday evening after running across East Bay Drive.

David Cooney was not crossing at a marked crosswalk as he ran northbound across East Bay Drive. He was struck by a 16-year-old driver in a SUV. According to witnesses, Cooney ran into the path of several vehicles before he was struck. Cooney died at the scene.

No charges are expected. The case remains under investigation.


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