Brooksville, Florida - A retiree driving a golf cart on U.S. 19 was struck and killed by a pickup truck Tuesday.

The FHP identifies the victim as Thomas J. Lashinsky, 84, of Brooksville.

They say he was driving north on the highway at 10 miles an hour, changed lanes at Hexam Road, and was struck by a pickup truck driven by Casey Stargel, 62, of Brooksville.

Stargel wasnot charged.

Lashinsky was taken to Bayonet Point Hospital where hedied from his injuries, the FHP said.

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