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The Florida Highway Patrol responded to a pedestrian fatality this morning in Suwannee County.

A pickup truck, driven by a 49-year-old female from Live Oak, was westbound on US-90 and West Tower Road at approximately 6:26 am. The pedestrian, a  43-year-old man also from Live Oak, was on the northern shoulder of US-90.

For unknown reasons, the pedestrian stepped out into the center area of the westbound lane of US-90. The front of pickup truck hit the man, and stopped in the westbound lane of US-90 facing west. 

According to the FHP report, the pedestrian died from the injuries sustained in the collision.

The FHP did not release the names of the driver or the pedestrian.

This is all the information available at this time. If more details are learned, Mainstreet Daily News will update this story.

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