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St. Petersburg Man Dies After 54th Avenue N Crash

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`He stepped into oncoming traffic, according to the FHP.

LEALMAN – A St. Petersburg man died of injuries he suffered when hit by a car while crossing 54th Avenue N, the Florida Highway Patrol said.

The 59-year-old St. Petersburg man died at a hospital where he was taken after the crash. The driver was not injured.

The crash happened about 10:58 p.m. Friday on 54th Avenue N east of Haines Road in the unincorporated Lealman area of PInellas County.

Troopers said the deceased man was crossing the highway from the median when he stepped into the path of a sedan driven by an 18-year-old St. Petersburg man.

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