Officers respond to pedestrian fatality in Washington County


A Panama City man was declared deceased at the scene of an accident in the intersection of State Road 79 and James Potter Road early Sunday morning.

The man, 61, had been walking southbound on State Road 79 near the intersection when he was struck by the front passenger side of purple Chevrolet Spark, also traveling southbound.

Florida Highway Patrol investigators responded to the scene.

This report will be updated as more information becomes available.

pedestrian death, FHP, Washington County


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  • peterlan12

    Its time to put some kind of caution at that intersection. It has been to many accidents at that intersection. How many fatalities does it take to try and prevent these accidents?

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