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Man riding skateboard fatally struck by All County Ambulance

23-year-old killed trying to cross US Highway 1
Fort Pierce police vehicle, July 26, 2022
Posted at 5:04 PM, Apr 17, 2023

FORT PIERCE, Fla. — A 23-year-old man riding his skateboard was struck and killed by a private ambulance on U.S. Highway 1 in Fort Pierce, police said.

Witnesses told police the man, identified as Dillon Eugene Holcomb, was riding a skateboard when he attempted to cross the highway in front of an All County Ambulance that was traveling north shortly after 8 p.m. Sunday.

Holcomb was taken to HCA Florida Lawnwood Hospital, where he was later pronounced dead.

Police said the crash remained under investigation Monday. Anyone with information was asked to call police at 772-979-1482 or call Treasure Coast Crime Stoppers anonymously at 800-273-8477.