PASCO, FLA. -- There were reports of two pedestrian fatalities from two separate accidents in Pasco County within 15 minutes of each other.
The first accident occurred on U.S. 19 at Green Key. Pasco Fire Rescue reported two pedestrians were struck. One was a confirmed fatality. That accident happened at 9:48 p.m. New Port Richey PD is investigating that case.
The second accident occurred in front of the Dairy Queen on State Road 54 and Virginia City at 10:03 p.m. Two pedestrians were struck by a vehicle at that location as well. One pedestrian was a confirmed fatality. Another victim was transported as a trauma alert. Florida Highway Patrol will be investigating that accident.