A crash that tied up Miami traffic for hours on Monday morning left a pedestrian dead in the street.
The pedestrian was hit by a sports car at Northwest 27th Avenue and 16th Street near Little Havana.
Miami police were called to the scene around 5 a.m. A 59-year-old woman was crossing 16th Street from west to east when she was struck by the driver of a white Chevrolet Camaro heading north on 27th Avenue, according to Miami police. There is no crosswalk at that point.
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"City of Miami Fire Rescue responded and pronounced the pedestrian deceased on the scene, while the vehicle driver remained on the scene without physical injuries," according to a police report.
Northwest 27th Avenue was closed in both directions from Northwest 14th to 20th streets for about four hours.
Traffic is flowing again, according to Miami police.