Pedestrian killed on U.S. 41 in Manatee County
TAMPA - A 58-year-old Bradenton man was killed late Friday when he was hit by an SUV while crossing U.S. 41 in Manatee County, the Florida Highway Patrol said. John J. Harney Jr. was walking west across the highway, south of 57th Avenue West, about 10:25 p.m. when he was struck by a southbound 2007 GMC sport utility vehicle. The driver, Ryan L. Gaidurgis, 23, of Sarasota, suffered minor injuries, troopers said. No charges have been filed; the investigation continues.