9:56 PM. Pedestrian Struck By Motor Vehicle - Fatality - Hwy. 71/Alabama 53Rickey Stokes
Posted by: RStokes
Date: Sep 12 2020 10:07 PM
JACKSON CO FL: 9:56 PM. Emergency units are on the scene of a pedestrian struck by a motor vehicle on Florida Highway 71 / Alabama Hwy. 53, just south of Alabama/ Florida line.
The pedestrian is deceased.
Jackson County Fire-Rescue is transporting one person to Southeast Health in Dothan.
Malone Florida Volunteer Fire is on the scene. Lucy Volunteer Fire is on the scene. They border the Alabama/Florida line and received calls from
Jackson County Sheriff Deputies are on the scene. Florida Highway Patrol is responding and will be in charge of the investigation.
At this time Alabama 53 / Florida 71 is closed just south of the Alabama / Florida state line.
The accident occurred in a dark portion of the roadway. Standing on the scene you can see the Alabama State line sign.