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Pedestrian dies three days after being struck by a vehicle west of Lantana

Posted: 11:02 AM, Oct 02, 2018
Updated: 2018-10-02 15:02:54Z

A pedestrian struck by a vehicle west of Lantana on September 26 has died from his injuries, according to the Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office.

19-year-old Christopher Charleston was trying to cross Donnelly Drive near Lear Drive when a Honda Accord struck him, according to a traffic report.

Charleston crossed into the path of the Honda, according to the sheriff's office.

Investigators noted the area was dark and Charleston was wearing dark clothing.

First responders took him to St. Mary's Medical Center. He died three days later, PBSO said.