Octavia Blue: Man fatally struck by Asst. University of Miami basketball coach

CORAL GABLES, Fla. (AP) -- Authorities say an assistant women's basketball coach at the University of Miami was driving a car that struck and killed a man in Coral Gables.

Police told the Miami HeraldĀ Guillermo Castano Campanioni was crossing the street about 3:15 a.m. Sunday when the car driven by Octavia La Dawn Blue hit him.

Campanioni died at the scene.

Police say Blue remained at the scene and cooperated with the investigation. They say there was no indication she was impaired.

The University of Miami issued a statement offering condolences to the friends and family of Campanioni.

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