PALM HARBOR — A pedestrian died after he was hit by a vehicle Friday night, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.
The man, who was not identified, was crossing U.S. 19 from west to east, north of Tampa Road in Palm Harbor about 8:30 p.m., troopers said. Adam R. Walton, 38, of Palm Harbor was driving a 2016 Chevrolet pickup truck south on U.S. 19 approaching Tampa Road.
Walton struck the pedestrian, who was pronounced dead at Mease Countryside Hospital. Walton will not face charges, the FHP said.