Pedestrian dies as the result of crash on Lockwood Ridge Road


Sarasota, Fl.- A Bradenton man was killed Monday morning, January 2nd when he walked into the path of a car on Lockwood Ridge Road.

Investigators say a sedan was northbound on Lockwood Ridge Road in the left lane, approaching the intersection of 57th Avenue East at about 9:10 a.m.

At the same time, a 76-year-old Bradenton man was walking west on 57th Avenue East, approaching the Lockwood Ridge Road intersection.

The man crossed the northbound lanes of Lockwood Ridge Road and directly into the sedan’s path. The pedestrian died at the scene, according to authorities.