Two people killed crossing North Kendall Drive in Pinecrest

 

A young man and woman crossing North Kendall Drive in Pinecrest were struck and killed Wednesday night.

Authorities said the couple was crossing the busy street around 8 p.m. at Southwest 68th Court near South Dixie Highway when they were both hit by the vehicle, Pinecrest police said.

The unidentified woman died at the scene. The man died while en route to the hospital.

It’s unclear if the victims were related.

The driver of the car remained on the scene.

No charges have been filed.

A section of the roadway remained close into the night.

This story will be updated when more information is available.

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