Fatal crash on State Road 70 in Okeechobee County

Posted at 8:02 AM, Sep 26, 2016
and last updated 2016-09-26 09:29:24-04

The Florida Highway Patrol said all eastbound and westbound lanes of State Road 70 near NE 70th Avenue in Okeechobee County were closed Monday morning after a fatal crash involving a pedestrian.

FHP said the wreck occurred around 7 a.m.

The victim’s name and the cause of the crash have not been released.