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Jupiter officer hits, kills pedestrian

Jupiter officer hits, kills pedestrian
Posted at 8:49 AM, Jul 31, 2016
and last updated 2016-07-31 13:26:14-04

According to Jupiter Police, one of the department's officers hit and killed a pedestrian with his patrol car on I-95 early Sunday.

Jupiter Police Department spokesman Adam Brown says Officer Andrew Borrows was driving home from work when the pedestrian got out of his car and ran across the interstate. 

Investigators say they don't know why the man was crossing the interstate. 

Borrows is a six-year veteran with the Jupiter Police Department. He works as a field training officer. 

FHP is investigating the crash with the help of Jupiter Police. Investigators are looking to talk to anyone who may have witnessed the accident. 

Officer Borrows was not injured.