Pedestrian hit, killed on Okeechobee Blvd. ID'd

Posted at 12:21 PM, Dec 09, 2015
and last updated 2015-12-09 12:21:41-05

The Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office said a pedestrian was fatally struck by a vehicle Tuesday morning at Okeechobee Boulevard and Haverhill Road in suburban West Palm Beach. 

The victim was identified as 14-year-old Les Myrla Cadet of West Palm Beach, according to the Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office.

The vehicle which struck the teen was traveling east on Okeechobee and traffic signals were reported to be green for both east and westbound traffic witnesses told the sheriff's office.