Broward County

He stepped out of his car on the Sawgrass Expressway. Then a pickup truck ended his life.

A 63-year-old man was killed Saturday morning on a Sawgrass Expressway entrance ramp in Oakland Park.

About 6:25 a.m., Peter Phillip Rampie stepped out of his car and was standing in front of the vehicle when an approaching northbound driver struck the rear of Rampie’s car with his pickup truck, propelling the car into Rampie.

Rampie, of Pembroke Pines, died on the highway.

The Florida Highway Patrol identified the driver of the truck as Sheldon K. Mullings, 43. The crash is under investigation.

Alcohol was not a factor in the crash. Rampie’s family was notified by police.