Pedesterian fatally struck by vehicle in Northeast Miami-Dade

NORTHEAST MIAMI-DADE, FLA. (WSVN) - A pedestrian was struck and killed by a vehicle in Northeast Miami-Dade, Tuesday morning.

According to the Florida Highway Patrol, the pedestrian died on impact, along Northeast 199th Street and Northeast Third Court, in Northeast Miami-Dade.

Miami-Dade Fire Rescue is on the scene where a yellow tarp was placed over the body of the deceased person.

Emergency vehicles have shutdown the westbound lanes of Northeast 199th Street near Ives Dairy Road. Traffic is being diverted.

Their identity of the deceased is unknown at this time.

The vehicle responsible stayed on the scene.

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