Man Struck and Killed While Lying in Roadway, Investigation Underway
CRYSTAL RIVER (CITRUS) – A death investigation is underway, after a man was run over by a car while lying in the middle of the road.
According to the Florida Highway Patrol, 23-year-old Eliazar Andujo of Corpus Christi, Texas was lying on CR-488 at the intersection of N. Sunset View Terrace, when he was struck by a Chevrolet Corvette, driven by 57-year-old Gregory Taylor.
Andujo suffered fatal injuries and died at the scene.
There were no other injuries reported from the vehicle occupants.
Investigators are trying to determine why Andujo was lying in the middle of the road at 2:30 a.m. when the accident occurred.
The investigation continues.
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